Insects and other flying artists

11. December 2020

Unjustly, for aesthetic reasons, from most of the Iskiographies of bird tracks we filter out the many insects that also flew through the air on the underlying videos. After all, it was a swarm of flies that inspired me in the late 80s to do this project. Therefore, we have set up a separate gallery for the insects and other flying artists on the Iskiography website. The trajectories of the various insects, but also those of falling leaves or flying seeds, each have their own characteristics and aesthetics.

We have dedicated an epilogue to the insects and their habitat – the air – in the AIRLINES photobook: