Art Photography


The Art of Smoke Bombs and Fireworks by Olaf Breuning

November 8, 2013

Christopher Jobson


Smoke Bombs, 2008

Swiss visual artist Olaf Breuning places no limits on his medium of choice, expressing his artistic vision through performance art, sculpture, drawing, photography, installation and film. My favorite of his work are these precisely staged photos of various smoke bombs, fireworks and other colorful objects arranged on a loose framework. The pieces have occasionally been lit as part of a “happening” such as his site-specific smoke installation at Station to Station in New York. You can see much more of his photography and other art over on his website, and see a brief interview with him courtesy of the Avant/Garde Diaries.



Color Wheels, 2012


Smoke Bombs 3, 2013


Firey Eye, 2013


Smoke Bombs 2, 2011



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