Sinister Architecture Constructed from Archival Library of Congress Images by Jim Kazanjian
Portland, Oregon-based Jim Kazanjian plays havoc with architecture, engineering and photography.Jim Kazanjian doesn't depend on architects constructing buildings for him to photograph; he makes his own. By sifting through photographs found in the Library of Congress archives, Kazanjian creates fantastical buildings using Photoshop and doesn't even have to leave his studio.
"My technique could be considered 'hyper-collage,'" Kazanjian says. "I cobble together pieces from photographs. Through a palimpsest-like layering process of adding and subtracting, I eventually merge these various parts together.