Photographer, author, and painter, Nikolaj Callesen loves to vary his pleasures. Born in Denmark, he attended the prestigious Glasgow School of Art in Scotland where he studied the fine arts. In 2006, he graduated in photography and launched his professional career. He soon felt the need to take a more hands-on approach. Passionate about drawing, he naturally picked up his brushes and started to paint over his photos. He created this fusion on the computer, keeping in mind the emotional and visual coherency of his original image. He thus creates honest, aesthetic, original, and above all, poetic artworks. He invites the audience to explore their emotions in mixed media. A proud representative of contemporary culture, the Danish creator of dreamlike worlds has attracted the attention of numerous museums and galleries the world over (Scotland, Norway, Denmark, Greece, USA, etc.) ... See more See less
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Partners both in work and in life, BJ and Richeille Formento have collaborated since 2009. After studying fine arts at the Academy of Arts University in San Francisco, BJ began his career in New York after assisting major photographers such as Richard Avedon, Mary Ellen Mark, and...