Fine Art

MFA Exhibit 2018

I’m one-quarter of the way through completing my Masters of Fine Art at UCA Farnham, here in the UK and we’ve just put up an exhibit at The Lightbox in Woking.  This is the work that I was printing and mounting in one of my earlier posts.  Exciting Times!  🙂

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Printing and Mounting for Exhibit

Its been an interesting day. Dust and small water droplets are my worst enemies. 🙄 😆 Time for an adult beverage. 🍷 Test Strip Printing Trimming Mounting

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Two New Awards – IPA 2017

A nod to my recent partial return to portrait work. 🙂 2 Honourable mentions for Advertising Beauty and Fine Art Portrait. Congratulations also to Nadia Negm, my muse.    Press Release fancy talk:  “This year, The International Photography Awards received 14273 of submissions from over 165 countries and is pleased to declare that Athena Carey was […]

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Kate 2662 🌸

I’ve made a small return into the world of portraiture this year.  My mind is spinning with ideas for this Purity project.  So many possibilities… If you would like to see more, they are here https://www.facebook.com/AthenaCareyLifeprints/?pnref=lhc and here https://www.instagram.com/athenacareylifeprints/ You can follow either (both!) page to join me on this portrait adventure. 

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Release Your Art

Once you give your art to the world, those beautiful things that you have made with your heart and soul belong partially to the ones you have shared them with. It is not for you to dictate how others will interpret or experience your work. They will do so through the filters of their own […]

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return to portrait work…

I left portrait work many years ago to pursue an adventure in travel and landscape photography.  Recently, events aligned to pull me back into portrait work and I must say, I enjoyed it.  So I have taken another tentative step back into it, with a new project, “purity”. The “purity project” explores our ideas about […]

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Botany Bay Sephia Series 01

It’s been a long time since I have posted on the blog, primarily because I have been super busy.  As you may know, I have returned to university seeking a second degree.  My return was meant to be part time, but circumstances shifted and I ended up going back full time.  Needless to say, things have […]

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Long Exposure Photography Workshop 2016

Learn Long Exposure Photoghraphy Ethereally smooth water, painterly clouds, a moment of time seemingly standing still. Long Exposure photography has a way of capturing a stillness, a quiet dream like state, another dimension all together. Join us in and around Charleston, SC for two days this summer to learn how to create these magical photos. […]

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Black and White Photo Course

Come on a Black and White Photography Adventure with me! 😀 CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE (online black and white photo course)

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