A Somewhat Surreal Story About Surrealist Photos
July 18, 2019 5:17 PM   Subscribe

Fernando Lemos, a naturalised Brazilian Painter, started experimenting with photography in 1949 making a series of Surrealism inspired photographs.
“The information from abroad that reached us was very poor, hardly any. On Man Ray, I don’t think he knew anything about him. However, he also had that genius, he knew how to manipulate reality and objective data without obeying its rules and conventions".
An interview, an article and a gallery.
( ART - some images NSFW).
posted by adamvasco (2 comments total) 10 users marked this as a favorite
I'm glad these wonderful images finally came to light - many thanks for the post!
posted by misteraitch at 7:48 AM on July 19, 2019 [1 favorite]

Scrolling through the pictures making up my own noir dialogue to go with them.
posted by bongo_x at 1:38 PM on July 19, 2019

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