|Dimensions||100cm x 100cm|
Andrea Gottardi was born in 1984 in a little town called Vittorio Veneto, near Venice. Art has always attracted me, in all its forms, and in 2009 I started taking the first shots with a camera, shooting landscape and objects. Meanwhile, I start attending a group of amateur photographers (framing group) in Conegliano Veneto, where I learned the most common photography techniques. In 2011 I discovered I had a strong attraction for portraits, and I started a long list of collaborations with girls from all over Italy, telling stories set between nature and studio photos. Since 2012, my shots have improved to the need to create a personal page, where in a short time, numerous awards have arrived. (over 130 special mentions and awards) My personal style is halfway between the surreal and the gothic, with symbologies and hermetic messages. In my photos you can guess the influence of the painters of the "Grand Tour" of 1700 as Turner, Emil Barak, Canaletto. But I also like to take inspiration from modern photography by Kirsty mitchell, Oleg Oprisco Brooken Shaden. I have worked on various book covers and CDs of musical bands by Italian and international ...