Good art has the capability to forever transform the way we see, and even interact, with the environment. Creating good art, at least for Beatri Nel, helps the artist to explore their own perception of the world that surrounds them, leading to a piece of work that exhibits their own unique and inspiring take on moments, the environment and the human form.
Professional photographer and artist Beatri Nel produces works that affords people the opportunity to get lost breathtaking scenes of nature; to find peace and serenity in a restless sea, desert, magnificent waterfall or dark forest that emphasizes not only the power of nature, but also the grace, beauty and mystery of the human form. Beatri Nel finds inspiration in beautiful, natural landscapes, and often times brings these landscapes together with subtlety, majesty and splendor of the female form to create something truly unique, special and inspiring.
Beatri Nel wants to effectively and powerfully convey the peace of nature, and has accomplished this effect throughout her photography career. The inspiration she finds in the breathtaking aspects of nature, beauty and mystery shines through in the beautiful pieces she creates; images that are constructed with expert digital manipulation, the skilled use of the contrast between light and dark and a focus on the poignant and often lost details that are so crucial to the creation of a memorable piece of art.
Beatri Nel likes to turn images into transformative and transcendental works of art that remain with the viewer for years to come.
There is no question as to the passion, commitment or effort Beatri Nel puts in to every piece of art she creates. A talented and experienced fine art photographer, as well as an amazing creative mind, Nel throws herself completely into each new piece, developing an image that stimulates the person’s imagination and creates a memorable and emotional experience unlike any other.
Beatri Nel, a long-time member of the South African art community, is known for artwork of a simple yet rigorous quality, pieces that reflect her perspective of the human form and that emphasize the connection between amazingly stunning backdrops and environments with the nude feminine form. The hope of Beatri Nel is to leave an unforgettable and undeniable impact on the viewer, one that not only stimulates their imagination, but that also truly makes them think and to consider the human-nature interaction from a new perspective.
Beatri Nel is moved by the truth, mystery and beauty of the subject, and works to bring out these qualities in her artwork. She strives to build a connection between the image and the viewer, one that forever awakens emotion and thought within the individual and consistently challenges their perception of reality. Beatri Nel continues to create imagery that shakes the status quo and challenges people’s perception of photography’s potential.
It is the sincere hope of Beatri Nel that viewers get as much enjoyment from her work as she does making it. She seeks not fame or accolades, but rather the feeling that she’s created something that truly engages and inspires others.
Much of the work of Beatri Nel features the nude feminine form in an elegant and tasteful way, capturing the figure’s mystery and emotion in a way that reflects Nel’s unique style and vision. She strives to display the human form in such a way as to bring out its innermost truth, to show the passion and potential of femininity against the backdrop of unusual, often surreal environments and through the use of dramatic shadow and perspective.Beatri Nel uses more than a simple and solitary photograph to bring out the subject’s potential. She uses digital photo technology to blend the unique elements of multiple photographs into the creation of a singular, jaw-dropping image, one that establishes a narrative that is filled with mystery, enchantment and an undertone of melancholy.
Beatri Nel creates work that is not exactly as it seems, combining a unique artistic approach with advanced manipulative method to bring out something more. Her artwork explores the emotion and hidden truths of the subject through expressive and impressive compositions, pieces that have set her firmly apart from her peers and that have established her as one of the local art community’s most prized and sought-after talents.
Beatri Nel creates a connection between the known and the unknown, bridging the gap between what we perceive to be real and Nel’s nearly limitless imagination to develop something special, memorable and impactful.Beatri Nel has a style all her own, one that has provided joy, inspiration and impact to many throughout the region and beyond.