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I Am Nature
Amina Bech is a Norwegian artist who currently lives and work in Kreuzberg, Berlin. She works with photography based art, video and performance - and has been a part of performance bands like "The Hungry Hearts" and "Always Lulu".
Amina Bech has a background in scenography / new media. Her photographs has frequently related to a scenographic approach. She aims to use the means of set and stage production to modulate communication - whether in exhibition projects, on stage, in real urban space or in the non-space entity of cyberspace. She prefer to merge traditional photographic techniques, staged sets and digital methods, often combining multiple images or other media.
Interplay between form and content -
In 2007 Bech started to explore light modeling - light and dark contrasts in several layers to achieve an enhanced depth. She combines photography on aluminum with liquid plexi and painting techniques on strict / designed shapes [ I Am Nature ].
Bio / Personal background
Amina Bech was born in the country - eastern Norway. While her family on her mothers side were all laestadians - a fundamental religious sect primarily based in the northern part of Norway, her father derived from several generations of corn farmers. Bech spent her childhood on her grandparent's farm, literarily in a converted hen house.
Member of: Association of Fine art Photographers in Norway (FFF), Norwegian Artists Information Agency (KIK), Norwegian Vartist assiciation (NBK), Visual Artists, Østfold (ØBK).
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