“Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature, it will never fail you.”
Frank Lloyd Wright
Since a young age, Michael Bjorge has been captivated and inspired by his natural surroundings. Having grown up in a small North Coast community on Vancouver Island, nature was literally at his front door. Michael’s love of nature has guided his life and inspired his fine art landscape photography. This has in turn inspired his landscape architectural design work for which he has received the highest honor in the nation: The National Award of Landscape Excellence.
Michael is also emerging as one of Canada’s Top Fine Art Landscape & Nature Photographers having received the distinction of being recognized as a Master Photographer in Fine Art from the Master Photographers International Organization, (MPIO), in spring 2019! In October of 2020 Michael received a Platinum Award for his image “Lucky Charm” for the 2020 MPI International Image Challenge. This award is the highest level of Award that one can receive from the Master Photographers International Organization, and very few artists have received this honour! His work has been published in countless publications over the years, he has received 1st place in the Double Exposure Photography Exhibitions in 2017 & 2019, many viewers choice awards, finalist in the Whistler Film Festival Photography Competition, as well as receiving the Gold Award from the prestigious International Association of Printing House Craftsmen Gallery Awards. Michael’s Fine Art Photography Prints have been collected around the world, from individual collectors, to large corporations, and public institutions, as well as home staging companies, and interior designers. When purchasing Michael’s art work you are dealing directly with the artist, thus avoiding the large markups and high pressure sales tactics of dealing with a gallery. Many of Michael’s art pieces are limited editions of a maximum of 81 prints and once the series sells out that print with be retired forever. Limited Edition Art Prints are only available on the Archival Quality Fine Art Aluminum in sizes of 24×36″ and up. All limited editions prints come with a certificate of authenticity, a seal of authenticity, and will be artist proofed as well as signed by Michael personally.
Michael’s fine art nature photography is just an extension of his lifestyle, personality, and passion for nature. Many of his images are very high resolution allowing them to be enlarged to wall sized prints, for offices or advertising campaigns, as well as large fine art prints for the home. He is at heart an Adventurer, Artist, Explorer, Designer, Photographer, and most importantly a Father! Michael shares his passions with his wonderful and very adventurous daughter Bailey. They have traveled to many spectacular and remote locales with the help of their fully-customized Overlanding Jeep/Grizzly Bear Safari vehicle named Jeepfalia 🙂
Michael continues to fuel his passion for photography seeing the world through the eyes of his daughter, living on the West coast, and viewing the work of such amazing photographers such as: Paul Nicklen, Ansel Adams, Galen Rowell, Peter Lik, and David Muench. Please feel free to inquire about any of Michael’s fine art landscape photography prints, or say hi if you happen to bump into them out on the trail! Michael’s award winning design background also allows him to offers on-site art consultancy to ensure clients Fine Art Landscape Photography purchase will work with their interior décor of their home or office, as well as advice on scale, placement, and design principals. Further to this Michael has an app on his online art gallery that allows him to digitally place any of his wall art pieces on the clients walls to give a full representation of what a particular art piece will look in the space prior to purchase! Additionally Michael’s entire wall art portfolio is now available as U/V coated Outdoor Fine Art Prints for use in gardens, public art installations, courtyards, hotel entry areas, outdoor restaurant patios etc. Email Michael: email@example.com
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