Reconnect with the natural world through art and art-science research.
My name is Renata, I am a Biochrome photomedia artist, educator and researcher helping people to reconnect with nature. I invite you to embrace the cycle of life through Biochrome art.
What is Biochrome Art?
It is an image created through the Biochrome process that I developed to help you engage with the natural world.
What is Biochrome process?
It is a process of image making I developed by fusing organic and photographic materials over an extended period, and art-science research. A collaboration with nature.
Watch video: How art brings memories and can capture your special plants or places
by Emeritus Professor Martin Betts
Studio tourMy Garden Path
Welcome to my studio, let me show you around and reveal the secret of my Biochrome process.
Video by ABC TV Gardening Australia.
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Medicinal Plant Cycles
Are you curious how Renata transforms plant decay into art?
To find out download a free catalogue, which includes:
- 12 images of Australian healing plants & their properties, and
- an essay about art-science creative process & traditional knowledge.
This project was created in consultations with members of the Quandamooka community from Minjerribah / North Stradbroke Island, SE Queensland.
Gondwanan lineage flora and faunaEnjoy a free copy of the activity cards
This art activity is a companion to Renata’s Artist-in-Residence exhibition at Binna Burra.
Medicinal Plants - Polish MeadowsEnjoy a free copy of the activity cards
The activity book is all about building a connection with nature, discovering our coexistence and expanding our imagination! This companion to Renata Buziak’s series of works “Polish Meadows” connects Renata’s abstract work and the scientific names of the plants to simple images that we can relate to.
Flip for details
Flip for details
1. Learn one of the earliest photographic processes
2. Capture an image using the Sunlight instead of a camera