written by: Douglas Capron

The Hydrology series is a study of natural patterns that occur momentarily when water begins to transform into ice at the onset of winter. I was fascinated by the elaborate, unpredictable and beautiful shapes that were forming and morphing on a small lake in an urban park as winter temperatures started to descend. This particular crystallization process lasted approximately a week, as the temperature fluctuated, eventually evolving into solid ice. My intention was to express and share the ephemeral mystery of these patterns announcing the arrival of winter and to provoke reflection and an internal dialogue regarding the energy, complexity Read more »