This post is about a video based on a very creative work of Erwin Olaf Springveld, a Dutch photographer. He is now active for a period of 30 years.
Erwin Olaf was born in June 2, 1959 in the city of Hilversum in the Netherlands. He studied in the School of Journalism in Utrecht before becoming photographer.
The works of Olaf are so special and creative that he was requested to held many exhibitions and he received numerous awards around the world.
He has been commissioned by large international clients for advertising campaigns as Nokia, Microsoft or Levi’s. But his work is also known for being daring and provocative.
Olaf is recognized as an artist, and rewarded with shows around his photographs organized in galleries and museums in Utrecht, Paris, Milan, New York, Moscow and Amsterdam.
His pictures are filled with humor, imagination and exuberance. He wants to convince his audience in a shameless and versatile manner by questioning established norms. He has a very personal visions on freedom, beauty, loneliness and being different.
Olaf raises his own standpoints against narrow-mindedness, smugness and rigid norms, but with humor, bravura and bite.
THE VIDEO: CLUB PARADISE, OUTRAGEOUS PARTY
The clip is based on the work of Olaf called “Paradise The Club” and the soundtrack is the song “Magic” by Ladyhawke.
MORE PICTURES FROM THE VIDEO:
In addition of the pictures of Olaf, the clip includes also some shots of Hedi Slimane from an Editorial of Vogue Hommes Japan.