s. gayle stevens
"When the Bough Breaks"
wet plate collodion tintype photogenic drawing consisting of 9 five inch plates.
Biography: S. Gayle Stevens has worked in antiquarian processes for over fifteen years. Her chosen medium is wet plate collodion for its fluidity and individuality. Stevens current project calligraphy is a series of wet plate tintype photogenic drawings. Plant and animal images populate her chimeric visions. Stevens, named one of the Critical Mass Top Fifty for 2010, has been featured in Fraction, Square, Shots, Diffusion and Fuzion. In 2011, Stevens was awarded second place in the single image category of the Lens Culture International Exposure Awards. Stevens resides in Downers Grove, Illinois with...