Art in the Heart of the Bastakiya, Dubai.
An award-winning photographer inspired by the world of the horse, Astrid Harrisson is renowned for her ability to capture the essence of her subjects in her work. Astrid’s imagery appeals to a global audience and her fine art works are held by myriad private collectors the world over. Commissions take Astrid around the globe enabling her to continue to dedicate her life to working with some of the world’s finest and rarest horses amongst some of the most interesting cultures. Astrid travels regularly to the Middle East, where her attentions were originally drawn by the beauty and history of the world of the Arabian horse. Astrid’s vision is simple and clear – one of empathy, intrigue and spirit. The compassion Astrid has for her subjects is evident in every image, her talents behind the lens perhaps second-place to the sense of intimacy and nostalgia she evokes through her works. The combination of digital processing methods and interesting printing materials is what continues to … [Read More...]