| Dare Alla Luce

“We ourselves are made of stardust.” This quote, in all its layers, rushed hard at me as I marveled at Amy Friend’s “Dare Alla Luce”. Amy’s series, named for the Italian phrase meaning “to give birth” or literally, “to give to the light”, was created by piercing vintage photographs, long lost and forgotten, and photographing them anew against the light.



Its hard to choose, but this one, titled “We Gather to See”, is my favorite. Read more and see the incredible full collection¬†here.

  • Amy Friend

    February 9, 2015 4:35 pm

    Hi! Thanks for the lovely write up! AMY!!

    • linsey

      February 9, 2015 10:52 pm

      Hi Amy! I was so incredibly moved by this series, bravo! Looking forward to seeing more of your beautiful work, thanks for saying hi!

  • Stacie

    February 10, 2015 9:21 am

    So beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

  • Melissa

    February 1, 2016 4:46 pm

    I just saw her work in Bloomington at the Friday Gallery Walk. It was breathtaking.

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