At first glance, the “florals” shot by Mathew McCarthy resemble some sort of memento mori with their desiccated seed pods, dried petals and withered roots and stems.
What is not to love about photography in it’s “purest” form (ie: without photoshop tricks)?
Kasia Piech’s explorations in ceramics evoke a sense of whimsy and darkness in equal measure.
Ruth Dick is a master at capturing the solitary.
Alina Chirila is an experimenter. Never one to follow a rule book, she will learn the fundamentals of a process and then play with ingredients, timings and formulas until she gets exactly what she wants.