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Art + Botany: Blossoms, Deconstructed

October 21, 2011
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How do petals, pistils, and pollen compare with the sum of their parts? Photographer Fong Qi Wei deconstructs the blossoms of several common flower species, then recomposes the pieces as small moments of bursting color. There is a nice movement in all of them: the radiating gerbera, the dancing lily, the fluttering chrysanthemum.