Alex Ember
San Francisco, California

Alex is a photographic artist living and working in San Francisco. He skillfully captures enticing patterns, textures, and shapes that he encounters in daily life. Alex often “remixes” these images, a self-developed process in which he takes two pieces of analog film, layers them on a slide, and photographs them. The resulting images have an atypical depth, and require the viewer to embark on a visual investigation upon encountering each dynamic photograph.

Artist and Customer Comments

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J Donnelly purchased this artwork. 9/6/2016 | 10:12 AM

Alex's "New Mexico" is great in person and UGallery did a great job customizing this for me - thanks to both for a vibrant piece in my living room! Thanks, Joe

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H Coleman 6/18/2014 | 5:50 PM

Hello Alex, Is this photograph on paper? Would it need to be framed. It looks like it is on canvas…please clarify. Thanks, Henri Coleman

Alex Ember 1/19/2012 | 1:51 PM

thanks for the support Kesten! i'm launching my new website soon that enables people to send a postcard of any photo anywhere in the world. i'll post the url when it's up!

TESTER 1/19/2012 | 1:23 PM

It's great to see all of the new photos! I love the man crossing the street with the arrow. Keep up the great work!

UGALLERY 11/3/2011 | 7:28 PM

Want to make your brain tingle? Head on over to the Ugallery blog and watch one of Alex's photography slide shows. You won't regret it!

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Fine Art Print
2011, open edition
Archival photographic print on heavyweight, acid-free soft gloss paper. Features a 1.5" white border around the image to allow for easy framing. Includes a certificate of authenticity.
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