K Sundberg

Artsy, Karl Blossfeldt, 7 November 2014
Karl Blossfeldt - Natural Archetypes in Art: Karl Blossfeldt’s Influential Photographs

by K Sundberg

From Art Nouveau’s curving floral forms and geometric symmetries, to intricate patterns and stark imagery in modern painting, to the ability to deconstruct natural life both as a cause and effect of art, a trace of Blossfeldt’s forms can be seen in a host of art-historical and design movements. K Sundberg writes on the natural archetypes of art found in Karl Blossfeldt’s photographs.