Ellis Island abandoned hospital interior unframed art project
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This fine-art photographic print captures the haunting beauty of an abandoned hospital on Ellis Island in New York. The image draws the viewer in with its striking composition and muted color palette, conveying a sense of history and decay.
In the center of the photo, an old and worn kitchen with a hood stands empty, with white tiles falling off the walls. The plaster breaks off the barriers, and the room exudes feelings of abandonment and disuse.
Despite the wear and tear, the photo also showcases the remnants of the "Unframed" Ellis Island project, visible in the kitchen's backsplash. This project was a collaboration between the French artist JR and the Ellis Island National Park Service, which aimed to bring to life the stories of immigrants who passed through the island.
The fine-art print invites the viewer to appreciate the history and complexity of Ellis Island's role in shaping American identity, with the abandoned hospital a testament to the resilience of the human spirit. The image captures a moment, preserving a slice of the island's history for future generations.
This print is a beautiful example of fine art, showcasing photography's power to capture a place's essence and convey its stories and significance. The muted color palette and worn textures add to the image's haunting beauty, inviting the viewer to reflect on the complexities of the human experience.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2019
LIMITED EDITION PRINTS
All images are original and have been taken by Dan Kosmayer.
All my fine art prints are available as limited edition prints ONLY, professionally printed on Hahnemuhle fine art - archival museum grade paper. Each artwork is limited to 50 editions in each size, plus 2 artist proofs, signed and numbered on the reverse of the photograph. And it is also accompanied by a signed Certificate of Authenticity. Print only (unframed).
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