‘Nature Shoots Photographer’ By Keith Auerbach

I first heard the phrase “happy accident” in a college art class. Something happened you didn’t mean to happen, but, hey, you like it! Photographer Keith Auerbach’s latest exhibition is a visual display of that concept. The 2004 tornado damaged his photography studio, leaving film on its way to becoming creative goo. “As I tried to rescue my work, I pulled photos and negatives apart and, quite unexpectedly, was intrigued by unusual patterns and colors,” he said. “I discovered extraordinary images and used digital photographic technology to capture the accidental beauty of nature’s impact.” —Jo Anne Triplett

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‘Nature Shoots Photographer’ By Keith Auerbach

Jo Anne Triplett is the contributing visual arts editor at LEO Weekly. She’s a past member of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Public Art, was the content advisor on the Glassworks Building video, and has written for Louisville Magazine, Kentucky Homes and Gardens and the national publication Glass Craftsman. Jo Anne came to Louisville from Washington, D.C. where she worked as a researcher and writer for the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

 

 

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