Every Clinton Friedman image is distinctive and beautifully composed. Although he has worked on numerous projects worldwide, including award-winning books, his heart is in his home country of South Africa and the beauty of the natural world around him. We are delighted to present a selection from his Grafik Botanical series and also the entirety of his Black Magic pieces. View Clinton's Solo exhibition in Tokyo here: Conscious By Nature
Artist's Statement: "Modernism vs Wabi Sabi - I have a natural curiosity toward the delicacy, strength, and complexity found in both the natural and the man-made worlds. I relish stopping time in any environment: beneath the ocean, on top of a mountain pass, hanging out of a helicopter, exploring a garden, or in my studio. I choose sometimes to take the familiar and make it seem new, I try to go beyond the surface to celebrate nuance and depth, and to surprise. I see my images as sometimes romantic but never sentimental; gritty but never cruel; contemporary but never superficially fashionable. Expect the unexpected…"