flora borsi swirls surreal coffee universe against skylines flora borsi swirls surreal coffee universe against skylines
jun 04, 2014

flora borsi swirls surreal coffee universe against skylines

flora borsi swirls surreal coffee universe against skylines
all images courtesy of flora borsi




many start their day with a classic cup of coffee to caffeinate, but hungarian artist flora borsi asks, ‘have you ever noticed how beautiful it can be?.’ with this in mind, she has composed ‘coffee universe’, a series of photographic manipulations which combine pictures of urban sites and natural landscapes with composite images of the milky morning drink. the sky backdrop is replaced by flurries of bronze and white-hued swirls, morphing into surreal, warm and dreamy panoramas. from new york city’s empire state building to a quiet, rural vista the scenes are immersed in swirling spheres of coffee as if looking into a cup-of-joe.

flora borsi coffee universe
milky waves are set in the sky above an urban site, forming an milky wave in the air

flora borsi coffee universe
visitors within a cafe sit within a swirling sphere of coffee

flora borsi coffee universe
bronze and white hues create a wave above the landscape

flora borsi coffee universe
milk and coffee swirls are set against the empire state building

flora borsi coffee universe
a surreal image is formed by the photographic manipulation

flora borsi coffee universe
coffee clouds behind an industrial site create a surreal backdrop to the scene


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