colorful explosions of paint pigments by rob and nick carter colorful explosions of paint pigments by rob and nick carter
aug 16, 2012

colorful explosions of paint pigments by rob and nick carter

‘RN875 paint pigment photograph, cobalt bermuda blue’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

london-based creative duo rob and nick carter have realized a set of images capturing explosions of color, entitled ‘paint pigment photograph series’. the playful visualizations are an example of the studio’s interest in fusing color, light, form and the discipline of photography, articulating this with fleecy bursts of color, ignited into a billow via daytime fireworks. the pieces, with a backdrop of a bright blue sky, appear suspended and native to their surroundings, mimicking the distinctive contours of a cloud anticipating a flooding maelstrom of technicolor rain.

‘RN879 paint pigment photograph, dioxazine violet’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

‘RN877 paint pigment photograph, cobalt titanate blue red’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

RN865 paint pigment photograph, napthol vermillion’, 2012 by rob and nick carter cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

‘RN873  paint pigment photograph, cobalt nicket green’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

‘RN871 paint pigment photograph, nickel titanate yellow’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

‘RN870 paint pigment photograph, dalamar opaque’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

‘RN868 paint pigment photograph, benzimidazolone orange’, 2012 cibachrome print, diasec face mounted 19 x 19 in / 42 x 42 in

process image using fireworks to create the image

  • Very creative. I want to steal the Orange one. Cool.

    Jim C. says:
  • Usually I don’t like the Backstreet Boys, but this is amazing!

    Mario says:
  • Beautiful – – Thank you

    John says:
  • don’t inhale….

    greg says:
  • Very Beautiful
    Who does the clean up?

    Dan says:
  • Who does the clean up? (2)

    wow says:
  • it surely looks nice..colors always look nice. but definitely seen before.

    Lj says:

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