Daan Noppen

03.06.2011 in12:48 in Без рубрики -->


Opus II… photographer Daan Noppen

Opus II at first sight can be read as a ‘renaissance’ representation of angels but when looked upon closer it is not. The characters in the image are not angels and do not represent ‘european’ people. It is mererly their shape that speaks or refers to the language of renaissance iconographic painting.

It is a metaphor for a new, contemporary authenticity. On a global scale cultures are getting increasingly intermingled, and instead of seeing this as a loss of authenticity, I experience it as