.@Environment_EU panel at the @UN @UNHABITAT @WUF_10 #WUF10 World Urban Forum 2020

Environment Europe has been invited by the United Nations to join the World Urban Forum 2020 held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, 8-13 February 2020. We were thrilled to discover that our panel on ‘Cities, Ecosystems and Climate Change: the Role of Environmental Photography in Facilitating a Transition towards Sustainability’ has been selected among 800 contributions…

ECOSYSTEMS @ClubOfRome

Next week, Environment Europe will be joining the Club of Rome 50th Anniversary Meeting. This will be a unique chance to present our new book, ‘ECOSYSTEMS’ to the international audience. Club of Rome is the most respected forum of sustainability thinkers in the world. The story of the Club of Rome begins with an unlikely…

ECOSYSTEMS @Amazon

This moment has arrived! You can now order our stunning limited edition photo album, ‘Ecosystems: Complexity, Diversity and Nature’s Contribution to Humanity’ on Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1999624106 The book will be presented at a major exhibition featuring 25+ large scale works by the photographer and ecological economist, Dr Stanislav Shmelev. The show will be hosted by the…

Magical Realism @TheOtherArtFair

Exciting news! I will be exhibiting my ‘Magical Realism’ series, the ‘Ecosystems’ series and possibly even several paintings at The Other Art Fair in Bristol (http://bristol.theotherartfair.com/), happening 26-29 July 2018. Designed to attract attention to the current biodiversity crisis and the urgent need to restore our ecosystems, the ‘Magical Realism’ series has recently been exhibited…

Birthday @The_Globe

First of all, thank you all for your wonderful birthday wishes, it is all very much appreciated. It was equally a delight to watch the Shakespeare’s Globe perform under the stars in the Oxford Bodleian Library quad, in the same way it was done in 1600s. Simply fabulous. The best birthday present one could wish…

Rephotography @TheOtherArtFair

Rephotography is an interesting concept. Images photographed, presented in physical form and then rephotographed take on a life of their own. Thus, my ‘Magical Realism’ piece that was recently shown at INDEX in Dubai will be presented at the Other Art Fair in Bristol, 26-29 July 2018: http://bristol.theotherartfair.com/ alongside many other works. Additional layers, including…

Photographic gaze @MuseumModernArt ‏

My photographic gaze is searching for three most important elements: the special light, the distinct atmosphere and a significant detail. I am particularly attracted to various manifestations of colour in the real world, and have devoted considerable attention to the colour theories from Chevreul to John Gage. I am inspired by a wealth of tradition…

Constructed Photography @MuseumModernArt

The idea of a constructed photograph is not something that I explored so far because I have been largely focusing on landscape and natural elements.  However, I have practiced the transformed and transposed photography and infrared photography. Thus the photograph presented here depicts the iconic landscape of Colombian highlands with the strong diagonals of the…

Fauve Rio

My oil painting ‘Fauve Rio’ is no longer available, but you can order a limited edition print via http://www.saatchiart.com/art/Painting-Fauve-Rio/292458/1707059/view