Shake off your winter blues at Panopticon Gallery’s exhibition of contemporary cyanotypes, Shades of Blue. Featuring the work of Jesseca Ferguson, Stephen Sheffield, Christina Z. Anderson, Emma Powell, Cynthia MacCollum, Andrew Seguin, and Jacek Gonsalves, this exhibition embraces old and new as contemporary photographers use techniques of the past to produce brilliantly blue works of art inspired by the natural world. Originating in the 19th century, the cyanotype was invented by Sir John Herschel. One of the earliest photographic processes, paper coated with an iron-salt solution and developed by sunlight produces a rich, Prussian blue color. The simplicity of the process made the cyanotype a favorite among...
This article is reserved for subscribed members only. If you are already a member, you can log in here below.
Subscribe for full access to The Eye of Photography archives!
That’s thousands of images and articles, documenting the history of the medium of photography and its evolution during the last decade, through a unique daily journal. Explore how photography, as an art and as a social phenomenon, continue to define our experience of the world. Two offers are available.
Subscribe either monthly for $5 or annually for $50 (2 months offered).