old tintypes, new jewelry

Update: since I made this post, I was corrected by experts that the images pictured above are actually tintypes (more specifically known as ferrotypes), not daguerreotypes. The development processes are entirely different. In fact, daguerreotypes are positive images on silver-plated copper sheets. Ferrotypes use the Collodion technique — images exposed on an emulsion-laquered dark iron… Read More old tintypes, new jewelry

venice biennale – part II: arsenale

La Biennale: 55th International Art Exhibition, Venice – Italy The Encyclopedic Palace 1st June > 24th November 2013 The Exhibition Il Palazzo Enciclopedico (The Encyclopedic Palace) is laid out in the pavilions of the Giardini and in the Arsenale forming a single itinerary, with works spanning over the past century alongside several new commissions, including… Read More venice biennale – part II: arsenale