sweeping nude photography by shinichi maruyama
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nov 19, 2012
sweeping nude photography by shinichi maruyama


sweeping nude photography by shinichi maruyama
‘nude #2′, 2012 by shinichi maruyama

 

 

 

japanese photographer shinichi maruyama is well known for his colliding liquid photography – immortalizing moments split seconds before they are lost to gravity. in his latest body of work, ‘nude’, maruyama continues his exploration of movement through photography – re-envisioning the language of traditional nude artwork and combining this with a reference to time.

nude photography by shinichi maruyama
‘nude #3′, 2012

 

 

 

the abstract striding limbs create almost painterly strokes across a hidden canvas -  a sweep of flesh filling space. the conceptual artistic interrogation reminds one of the beauty of the human body, not through form, but through the ethereal capacity of human motion – reminding one of the power of dance, theatre and gesture.

nude photography by shinichi maruyama
‘nude #1′, 2012

 

nude photography by shinichi maruyama
‘nude #5′, 2012

 

nude photography by shinichi maruyama
‘nude #4′, 2012

 

nude photography by shinichi maruyama
‘nude #6′, 2012

 


‘nude #7′, 2012

 


‘nude #8′, 2012

 


‘nude #9′, 2012

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