24 ARTIST PROFILE Viral Padiya
Nexus Globe, 2016, digital art photography, metal print, 91 x 91 cm
eautiful and dramatic landscapes are the muse of travel photographer Viral Padiya, with an eye for composition which sees him often focusing on the small details of the scene. His aerial photographs capture abstract viewpoints of panoramas from around the world, observing stretching rural vistas, urban cityscapes and snowtopped mountainsides.
multiple images to create new forms and different perspectives. With the spirit of adventure instilled within him from a young age, the photographer aims to capture the beautiful moments between frames on his camera; connecting with nature and seeking the untold stories of the landscape.
His new body of work ‘The Nexus series’ expand on his abstract visuals, combining and mirroring
Based in the USA, Padiya’s work has been recognised internationally, and he has won many accolades and awards throughout his career.