iPhone painting in springtime

by Joshua Korenblat

When I fingerpaint on my iPhone, I attune to quotidian moments of human nature. Gliding and smudging my fingers across a screen that has become an omnipresent reflection of modern life, I follow the principle of festina lente, an old Latin saying favored by the writer Italo Calvino—hurry slowly. It's not so easy to do in the age of hurrying quickly... (painted on location in Washington, DC, in springtime)


A few movies show the fingerpainting process....