This girl loves to play and loves to dream. The black and white tones add a ghostly element to the piece as she is completely consumed by the string of pearls twisted around her fingers. The artists trademark spider’s web effect is a pleasing counterpoint to this playful portrait. Again we question as to whether Elina is fully present or perhaps lost in a beguiling dream.Henri Senders has created a photographic series of thirteen nude portraits as part of the Awesome collection.
Henri Senders (The Netherlands, 1958) is not what you would call an enfant prodigé, but he is a natural talent. Too cool for school, he taught himself photography, and woha, he became a damn good artist. He started his career in 2006. His first experiments were shot in castles, greenhouses and basements, rather than in a studio, where he learned how to work with scarce, natural light. Since the beginning he always moved in confined spaces, using the surroundings and objets trouvés such as...Find out more