Luminous Journey: The Art of Melinda Camber Porter| 7mins
Director: Mark Valentine | Producer: Joe flicek Blake Productions
Focus Years: 1999 | Country: United States
'Luminous Journey: The Art of Melinda Camber Porter', is a documentary portrait of the artist and her creative process. The film is set around the ocean and landscape of Barcelona Point, high dunes and nature preserve off the Atlantic Ocean in Sag Harbor, NY. The narrative follows the completion of Ms. Porterâ€™s Luminous Bodies paintings and her transition to Nature through the Barcelona Point paintings. The artistâ€™s connection to Nature began to dominate her personal and emotional conditions through the exploration of light and shadow to produced large, vibrant oils infused with natural light. Melinda Camber Porter was from London, graduated from Oxford University. She went to Paris as the cultural correspondent for The Times of London. In Paris for ten years and in New York for 25 years, Ms. Porter continued to intertwine her art, films, journalism, novels, plays and poetry in her creative works throughout her life.