Vessels: All the Eyes Can Hold and a Microgallery Boutique will open Saturday, Aug. 17 and run through Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 at the Kennedy Heights Arts Center. Curators: Lynn Conaway and Carole Gary Staples. This blog will focus on artists whose work will be shown.
Monday, September 2, 2013
Photographers Depict Vessels In Their Own Way
In this work, as in all others, I’m
struggling to get to the heart of the matter. All subjects, worthy of shooting,
have a heart and a soul.
I’m simply trying to nail the heart and soul of the subject onto
As a wise man, Ajaan Lee Dhammadharo, once said: “Concentration is
a firm intent, focused on a single object. You have to contemplate to find
peace and true vision. We speak of discernment and concentration as separate
things, but actually they're one and the same. Discernment is just the movement
Beyond that, I try and keep things simple. Intellect is the
is my studio. I see something beautiful and I try not to let anything come
between me and it while I shoot it.
Biography: Michael A Kearns is a writer and
photographer who lives in Milford, Ohio, with his beloved, Rebecca, his sons
and a small collection of animals.
His writing and photography have appeared in a variety of local
and national publications, including Spin,
Magnet, Village Voice, Citybeat and