Stefan Beltzig

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featured Artist Stefan Beltzig,

Artist's Statement For the past few years — in this country and in Europe — I’ve been photographing and sketching abandoned urban industrial sites. The Gowanus Canal and neighboring Red Hook are among the areas that have caught my eye. The desolate structures and boarded-up buildings that punctuate the waterfront hang in a kind of ghostly limbo awaiting transformation at some future time. In my work, I don’t see them as ruined, bleak wastelands, but as holding the same visual possibilities as... [more]
Posted by Stefan Beltzig on 6/12/14