"I entrust each of my stories to the viewer so that, for a few seconds, time stands still in favour of the narrative that each of them would like to build."
A self-taught artist, Veronika Tumova is a photographer of Czech origin who has now settled in Portugal after having lived for many years in France. Her poetic universe with a blurred aesthetic, evokes love and solitude but also mementoes and memories.
Photography as a form of evidence
Having always felt the need to express herself through art without having really found her true vocation, it was when she arrived in France in 2009 that Veronika Tumova discovered her raison d’être as she handled a companion’s camera for the first time. Photography rapidly imposed itself upon her as a form of expression in its own right and in the course of her initiation into this art form, she unearthed her preference for abstract images. Nowadays, she transposes her dreams and her emotions into her photography with great sensitivity and is inspired by nature in order to get under the skin of some of her more elusive characters