About Oliver Valsecchi
Oliver Valsecchi, born in Paris in 1979, now life and operates in Toulouse, where he studied at ETPA Images Faculty in 2007.
As a teenager, Oliver’s principal interest was songs, by way of which he found pictures after using pictures to illustrate his report sleeves, though right before enrolling in pictures school, he explored the medium by taking self-portraits.
For the duration of his academic years, Oliver could experiment with light-weight and the human system, which later on grew to become the outburst of his do the job. In 2010, his series Dust got him found and received him the Hasselblad Masters Award in 2012. Encouraged by the chaos theory, this collection depicts evanescences from Renaissance’s chiaroscuro. His twisted bodies are draped in a cloud of dust, giving them a surreal,nebula-like facet, a image of beginning and loss of life.
Photographic Vocation and Collection
Pursuing the Dust collection, Oliver will later arrive to a outstanding reflection of the human overall body by many other bodies of perform. Composition, geometry, psychology, philosophy, and empathy are all echoed in his characters. Oliver attempts to portray human sentiments via their bodies, in which light-weight performs an influential job way too. He adjusts the right tunes and mind-set by shadows and contrasts as if composing new music.
Light-weight and entire body are Oliver’s instruments to depict humans’ delicate, charming and profound nature.
From scheduling to composing, from picking out the matter to the picture shoot, Oliver depends on intuition and intuition. As his pictures evoke death, birth, and maternity, all inescapable human disorders, he allows his inspiration to transfer with the similar purely natural movement.