Fine Art Photography

Matthew Brandt Uses Unique Silver Printing Technique for New Series

February 9, 2018

By Dzana Tsomondo

Courtesy of Matthew Brandt

An installation of prints from Matthew Brandt’s “Silver” series of silver gelatin prints coated in liquid silver. The reflective surface brings the viewer into the frame.

To create his new series “Silver,” photographer Matthew Brandt made silver gelatin prints of his photographs of trees and forests, then treated the prints with liquid silver, creating unique artworks. The process produces a mirrored layer which stands in relief from the deep silver of the prints. The resulting prints create a dialogue between image and object, while interacting with...

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