About the piece
La robe noire is a part of Blomquist’s project Promenade, exhibited at NAU Gallery in September 2012. The series is taken during Blomquist’s several stays in Nice in southern France between 2012 and 2013, where his imagery revolves around the contrast between the simplicity of everyday routines and the extravagance and expectations of the annual summer vacation.
About the artist
Joakim Blomquist (b. 1973) is a photographer and an Art Director based in Gothenborg, Sweden. He has a Bachelor’s degree from the School of Design and Crafts in Gothenburg and has studied Graphic Design at Camberwell College of Arts in London.