I have a weakness for the elderly in general! When I get into talking with them I really like to listen to their stories of life .... it touches me enormously and whenever they open their homes for me, I start imagining the so many years spent in that house where every object somehow participates in forging the identity of the inhabitants and it is closely linked to the nature of that human being! (Photos and text by: Szilvia Illes)
All we know about her is that she can be (or inspire) multiple sights (vision objects).
Stela is collecting those appearances which go beyond a simple female portrait. The space, the light and the colours of the frames go hand by hand with the many different aspects of the protagonist, keeping hermetically sealed her secret.
If we would expect normally a series of photographs to enlighten us on a specific record of a reality, this present series does exactly the opposite … the more we look the less we know. (Photos by Stela Patrulescu)
The Bulb Collective consists of photographers active in urban (and rural) photography with an expressive shift to include highly aesthetic and poetic images in their assignments.