Some previews of Kelly Sears’ video work can be found on her website. I am especially enjoying Once it Started it Could Not End Otherwise, which can be viewed in full on short of the week. She uses old photographs, hand coloration and video, layered together to create disturbing narratives. Separating a person from a […]
Isn’t painting dead after all? Isn’t it a bit old-fashioned? Aren’t other art forms where it’s at nowadays? These, and other questions, are posed, either by others, or by myself when I’ve wandered around one too many art fairs. So, why paint? And more specifically, why paint or draw from life? I paint because it […]
The photographs that make up this collage were taken some time ago on a Pentax K1000. Yes, that means on film folks!
The cyanotype solution is light yellow before exposure to the sun, an live green afterwards. For all the slight difference in color between the shaded areas and the exposed areas before rinsing, the final image was highly contrasted.