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Tales from a Winter City

by Kirsten Bengtson-Lykoudis
Just down the street on West 24th, Italian-born photographer Paolo Ventura’s whimsical new series, Winter Stories, enlivens the walls of Hasted-Hunt Krauetler’s impressive new ground floor space. Photographing intricate miniature 3-D constructions, Ventura, the son of a well-known children’s illustrator in Milan, has created a series of elegant large-format tableaus depicting what critic Lyle Rexer described as a flood of memories flashing like photographs before one’s eyes during “the last twenty minutes in the life of a dying man.”Winter Stories, shown previously in Paris, Verona and Mosco... [more]
Posted by Kirsten Bengtson-Lykoudis on 12/20/09