Monday, January 31, 2011

Cathy Becker, another artist featured, from Casper Wyoming.

Cathy Becker's photographs demonstrate various processing techniques, including toning with selenium or sepia, and black gum and Van Dyke printing.

Image Detail:
"Reverie du Seul"
5 1/4" x 5 1/4
Silver gelatin print
Split toned in selenium and brown

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Griffin Marsh, "Ghost House"

Griffin Marsh, a student from Casper, Wyoming, is one of four artists featured in the upcoming exhibition at Valhall Arts, "Contemporary Exploration of Vintage Photography", opening Feb. 4, 2011 with a reception from 6-9 pm.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Rae Stimson one of four artists featured at Valhall Arts in February

Rae Stimson, an artist from Boulder, CO, makes haunting little images, the small works evoking a feeling of times long since past, but with a contemporary twist.

Image detail: Specter, Hand colored vignetted silver gelatin print on matte fiber paper, 2010

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Contemporary Explorations of Vintage Photography, Opens Feb. 4, 2011

Getting some great photographs for the upcoming exhibition. Open call ends Jan. 26, visit CraigsList to enter.

The exhibit will feature a broad range of styles, including black gum, cyanotype and other printing techniques; with pinholes, photograms, and hand colored silver prints, the old is new again!

Opening Reception Friday February 4th from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Closing Reception Friday March 4th, 2011 from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Visit for more information.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Contemporary Explorations of Vintage Photography

The new exhibit planned for February will feature images made using vintage styles and modes. In anticipation of the new dark room at Valhall Arts, photographs made with pinhole cameras, photograms and 'cliche verre' images will be exhibited. I am opening the exhibit to other local artists who would like to participate and are working with these historic techniques. See the call on Craigs List

Visit the website for more details.

Photogram image, The Circus, by Laura Brent

Friday, January 7, 2011

Expansion Opens at Valhall Arts

Opening Tonight, January 7, 2011, with a reception from 6-9pm, Valhall Arts has expanded! Tonight will feature a video installation by Laura Brent, "Moving Pictures", As well as the exhibition organized by the young curators from TR Paul Academy of Arts and Knowlegde, "Religions Around the World".

Stop in to see the new space, say hello and toast the New Year! This is also the closing reception of the TPAAK Young Curators, "Religions Around the World", so it will be the last chance to see this great show.

Visit for more information.