September 23, 2009

Life Imitates Art - Another Roadside Abstraction




On my way to the movies in Hadley, Massachusetts, this repainted "No Parking" sign stopped me in my tracks because the overlapping planes evoked my own reality-based abstract photographs. So I made this end of summer self-portrait.

Then I framed a detail:



And finally a multiple exposure of the layered letters:


No Parking

© 2009 John Nordell

3 comments :

Rebecca said...

Rehearsal. I really like the idea of life that isn't about an end, but a point in the process. Love it.
- Rebecca

Mark Denman said...

Nice, John!

I always loved looking at your abstract imagery.

Nick said...

I love this!