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Sandrine Pagnoux! | KALTBLUT MAGAZINE http://www.sandrinepagnoux.com

Sandrine Pagnoux! | KALTBLUT MAGAZINE http://www.sandrinepagnoux.com

Layers of 100 year old paint.  removing hints.... note tip using 'gel' dishwashing det. in comments.

Layers of 100 year old paint. note tip using 'gel' dishwashing det.

Intercoastal Horizon at Dawn / Stellers Gallery #StellersGallery #HollyBlanton

Intercoastal Horizon at Dawn / Stellers Gallery Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

New York artist Michael Mapes creates elaborate specimen boxes by dissecting photographs and then compartmentalizing individual fragments within plastic bags, glass vials, magnifiers, in gelatin capsules and on insect pins. The boxes exist in an uncanny area between photography and sculpture, functioning both as portraits and as fascinating scientific canvases that make you question the the logic behind the organization of each piece.

New York artist Michael Mapes creates elaborate specimen boxes by dissecting photographs and then compartmentalizing individual fragments within plastic bags, glass vials, magnifiers, in gelatin capsules and on insect pins. The boxes exist in an uncanny