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We take a look at three creatives who are creating cutting edge versions of the classic art form of the still life. 

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Mathias Sterner


Based in London and Stockholm, Sterner’s work has the intensity and timelessness of the old Dutch Masters especially in the way he captures dramatic pauses in everyday life.

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Visit his website here – mathiassterner.com and follow him on instagram here. 

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Doan Ly 


Doan Ly founded the New York City-based floral design studio a.p bio “focused on elevating floral design to art”. She creates scenes that are both vibrant and intriguing by using her floral designs to dramatise ordinary objects through careful styling.

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Visit her website here – apbiodesigns.com and follow her on instagram here.

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Pippa Drummond


The NYC-based photographer’s impressive body of work can be described as directional and considered – be it food, beauty or decor her images have whimsey through their abstract composition.

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Visit her website here – pippadrummond.com and follow her on instagram here.

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