About the artist
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science." - Albert Einstein, 1931
Margrit Schwarz is a photographer working at the intersection of art and science. Forever fascinated by shapes, forces, and patterns in both natural and urban environments, she uses intentional camera movement and multiple exposure techniques to create images that convey a sense of transition and motion. Scale and context are deliberately absent from many of her images, inviting the viewer to explore their own perceptions of reality. The challenge of abstracting the essence of a scene is the driving force behind Margrit's photographic work.
Recent and current exhibitions:
Sciences inspires Art: OCEAN, September 2017 - February 2018, New York Hall of Science, Corona, NY
Ridgefield Art Walk, August-September 2016, Ridgefield, CT
6th Annual Juried Member Show, Rigdefield Guild of Artists, Ridgefield, CT, 2016
Annual Spring Show, Photo Central Gallery, Hayward, CA, 2015 - Won Award of Excellence for "Mono Silhouettes"
Annual Spring Show, PhotoCentral Gallery, Hayward, CA, 2014
Annual Spring Show, PhotoCentral Gallery, Hayward, CA, 2013
Advanced Portfolio Show, PhotoCentral Gallery, Hayward, CA, 2012
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