12.08.10

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Alex Fischer composes his figures and landscapes by assembling a variety of visual and conceptual sources. Keeping in mind that ideas of the future are inevitably the fastest to change, Fischer maintains that human nature is a fallible and susceptible state.”

Fischer’s collages (if that is how they can actually be described) are strangely surreal and extremely painterly. They are sometimes eerie and kinetic as if they are capturing movement. His work does recall some influence from Francis Bacon but it’s as if Chagall and Bacon shared a nightmare that transformed into a surrealist dream.

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11.30.10

Director and DP Alex Fischer employs a simple technique to generate a powerfully memorable result in this video for Apollo Run for the single ‘Stars’ off of their EP “Here Be Dragons Vol. 1″. Simple and beautiful both in song and image.

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