By Brooklyn Reader

May 20, 2014, 10:04 am

 

Screen Shot 2014-05-20 at 10.02.18 AMShowing now at Five Myles Gallery is its latest exhibition, entitled, “Grateful Transitions,” a selection of works from a series created by New York-based photographer Anders Bernard Jones.

Jones’s photographs explore the elegance and grace found in decaying flowers; they disprove the commonly held notion that beauty only resides in youth.

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The exhibit opened on May 10 and will run through May 31. Five Myles Gallery is located at 558 St. John’s Place.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:

Anders Bernard Jones was born in 1966 in Pendleton, South Carolina.  In 1994, he received a B.A. from the Fashion Institute of Technology in Textile Surface Design with a minor in Photography.

In the early 1990s, he landed several album covers for RCA and SONY recording artists as well as the cover of Women’s Wear Daily, the fashion-industry trade journal.  During the intervening years, he created textile designs for Diane Von Furstenberg, Victoria’s Secret and Liz Claiborne.

Anders currently works and resides in Brooklyn, New York as a textile designer and photographer.

 


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