Story of Flight: The Fantastic Works of American painter Steven Kenny
Steven Kenny: Bird imagery and symbolism have been present in my work for as long as I can remember. It was only in 2004, however, as I was looking back over my past work, that I realized how deeply integrated that subject had been without my being aware of it.
Some artists get to the point when their usual medium or technique starts to limit their visions. This is exactly what happened to a Polish artist Michal Karcz who found that painting and the ordinary dark room photography techniques didn’t allow him to fully realize his potential.
Born in 1977 in Warsaw, the graduate of the High School of the Arts was first passionate about painting. However, in the early 90′s, he became drawn to photography only to realize that the dark-room techniques alone were almost as limiting as the paintbrush and canvas. Luckily, the developing technology allowed him to combine the two with the help of some digital tools