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series "the colors of black"   2008-2010

"Countless sleepless nights waiting for you, my black beauties"

"This new series from Manuela Luchtmeijer plays with paradox. Beyond first meanings that are revealed without false modesty, each canvas is traversed by references, profound or obvious (such as the humor of a divine and virginal comparison). The subject of the series, motherhood by adoption, is also and above all a support for painterly and technical research with the end of creating the greatest possible number of effects in the fascinating depths of BLACK." Read more

© 2010 photos Piotr Dzumala

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