- Hannah Edwards
The urban space is striking. Its tall and mysterious buildings, crowds of anonymous people, an endless sea of concrete are constantly intriguing Clarissa Bonet. ‘City Space’ is a ongoing photographic exploration of the urban environment and her perception of it.+ Read More
She is interested in the physical space of the city and its emotional and psychological impact on the body. ‘These photographs reconstruct mundane events in the city that I have personally experienced or witnessed in public. Stark light, deep shadow and muted color are visual strategies I explore to describe the city’. In a way she uses the city as a stage and transforms the physical space into a psychological one. The images she creates do not represent a commonality of experience but instead provide a personal interpretation of the urban landscape.
All images © Clarissa Bonet