EK Interview: Mikael Aldo

In his photographs, Mikael Aldo harnesses the forces of nature to tell a compelling narrative. Whether discussing the destructive capability of man, or experimenting with perception his work is visually stunning, weaving a fantastic tale that the viewer wishes they could be a part of. Check out his interview:

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EK Interview: Julien Mauve

Damn but do I love the photography of Julien Mauve. His range is immense, discussing everything from the future of our society and world in his ethereal and haunting abandoned cities, to the lost innocence we seem to have forgotten, to the darkness of the world and the futility of our attempts to drive that…

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EK Interview: Ben Thomas

The photography of Ben Thomas makes our world look like a model set. In the most extreme, this can be an exercise in humility, forcing one to consider how infinitesimal we are as human beings, and how tiny our race is in the scope of our planet, and in the greater context of the universe.…

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Headland Of Dreams

“This project is based on a text called “Promontorium Somnii” written by Victor Hugo in 1863 and dealing with the continuum between real and dream. Hugo talks about our need to find something within ourselves than can help us sail through the remains of dreams and the will-of-the-wisps of illusion. He claims that “sleep is…

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The Definition of Art Part 1

— Art: noun \ˈärt\ 1: something that is created with imagination and skill and that is beautiful or that expresses important ideas or feelings. — Can art be defined?  As an abstract concept possibly but on a personal level the definition of art can be as diverse as the viewer.  In that vein we have decided to ask some of…

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EK Interview: Ákos Major

The photography of Akos Major is that of the future.  Of a world where nature has reclaimed what man made our own.  It is stark. It is vast.  It is powerful, beautiful and humbling.  His interviews, and of course more of his work, follows, I implore you, take the journey:

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EK Interview: Meike Nixdorf

Meike Nixdorf is an amazing photographer who’s pictures have just something special to them.  I can’t put my finger on it, maybe it’s the eerie, abandoned feeling; maybe it’s the scope, the impressive feeling of elsewhere you get from looking at them.  Either way, they’re the bee’s knees.  And here for your reading pleasure, are her…

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EK Interview: Jakub Polomski

Okmarzo brought the astounding work of Jakub Polomski to Empty Kingdom.  I have stared at it for hours since then.  His landscape photography captures the landscape of earth in such a vivid manner I imagine it could inspire even the most concrete loving neon-light obsessed urbanites to seek a little bit of the peace and…

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