Workshop

MARTINA DELLA VALLE
“CYANOTYPE URBAN HERBARIUM”

Saturday/Sunday,

May 15/16, 2021, 10 am–6 pm


[THE WORKSHOP HAS TO BE POSTPONED DUE TO THE CURRENT CORONA SITUATION.]


Themes

Cyanotype, print technics, urban landscape, contact, development, sunlight, UV, botanic, photo paper, blue, photo emulsion


Workshop schedule

May 15: Meeting at 10 am. Concentration on the cyanographic technique and the selection of the subjects. After the preparation of the sensitive paper, the research will unfold in the surrounding landscape as a field trip to collect fragments of vegetation for exposure.


May 16: Meeting at 10 am. The second day we will create the images and learn how to expose, develop and fix the images.


Equipment

 Participants are asked to bring any material (images, texts, books etc.) relevant to their projects this can be as simple as black-and-white photocopies or a USB stick. Bring your own laptop and one will be available on site as a backup. 


Location

Fotografie Forum Frankfurt

Braubachstraße 30–32

60311 Frankfurt am Main

Language: German
Price members: 275 EUR
Price non members: 375 EUR
Number of participants: Min. 8 / max. 10
Registration deadline: April 16, 2021
Duration: 2 Days

 

Martina della Valle works with images and photography. Her artistic research weaves through photographic techniques that develop further through various media, which then take on different forms according to the places or the stories concerned. She has encompassed black and white photographic printing to site-specific installation, from video to drawing in her projects. Her artwork has been shown on several occasions in Italy and abroad and it has led her to collaborate with various magazines. She is both a photographer and designer currently living and working in Berlin.


Martina della Valle (Website)

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