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WAIT AND SEE, 1998 to present
Green Light, 2016

LIGHT 16 / UN FOLDED 15 / QUEEN B17/ ....

This page features works with expired glas plates negatives, Series LIGHT / Un Folded, series based on folding gelatin papers and exposing them to the light / LES HEURES, gelatin papers used as negatives in vintage photo cameras, +++

Green Light, 2016

Green Light, 2016

Luminogram, from series Light, 2016

Constant chromatic evolution, unfixed expired material.

#606  Guilleminot & Boespflug 1900-20

Glasplate/plaques de verre négatif 13 x 18 cm

 


 

 

  from series U N F O L D E D, 2015   ALMOST BLACK       Unique Luminogram, processed 2015 AGFA Brovira Silver gelatin photo paper 30 x 40 cm - 11 3/4 x 15 3/4 in. Stainless steel Lehni frames 50x40cm

from series U N F O L D E D, 2015
ALMOST BLACK      Unique Luminogram, processed 2015
AGFA Brovira
Silver gelatin photo paper 30 x 40 cm - 11 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.
Stainless steel Lehni frames 50x40cm

UN F O L D E D, 2015

UN F O L D E D, 2015

U N F O L D E D, 2015  <opens_detail pdf<
BLACK-BLACK - ALMOST BLACK - BLACK - BLACK-BIRCH
Series of unique Luminograms, processed 2015
AGFA Brovira
Silver gelatin photo papers 30 x 40 cm - 11 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.
Stainless steel Lehni frames 50x40cm

Photo papers are folded as are the inactinic protecting papers in the original packagings, then left to available light for several days.

View of installation Kunstmuseum Solothurn, 2016

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LES HEURES, 2012

LES HEURES, 2012

Different old b/w photo sensitive papers inserted in old timer cameras (Brownie 0 , +++,) as negatif instead of normal negativ films.

Long time exposure through windows, recording passages of the sun, climatology, etc,. Then take the papers out and not processing them. The sunlight might one day extinguish what it created....

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QUEEN B, 2017

QUEEN B, 2017

Françoise Cartier

from series assemblage in glas boxes _ detail airplane view

QUEEN B, 2017

QUEEN B, 2017

Françoise Cartier

Front view  28 x 21 x 21 cm   glas box

mixed media _stilleto daim noir, cire d'abeille, moulure, épingle_

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V A N I T A S, 1999

V A N I T A S, 1999

Unique prints. Painting directly the word V A N I T A S with a paintbrush on photo sensitive gelatin papers.

First series with developer

Second series with Fix

Both series fixed

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CO  MEDIA, 1994-199

CO MEDIA, 1994-199

Series of about 100 SX-70 Polaroïds, assembling words with pin letters from the 50's (used for window publicity in these days)

see PDF

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Varlin _ November 1973 in Bondo, Val Bregaglia

Varlin _ November 1973 in Bondo, Val Bregaglia

Back in 1973, I had been appointed to "portrait" the Swiss painter Willy Guggenheim, alias Varlin, both in his studio and his private life.

I had selected about 225 images, no cropping at all, as a FIRST SKETCH. 1973.

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