For Art Focus: Photo/Synthesis

Some exhibits are so big I can barely walk through without a lunch break. Will Wilson’s Photo/Synthesis was not that huge physically. I didn’t need a sandwich. Photo/Synthesis was mammoth on my mind.

It invigorated my curiosity, dismantled my preconceptions and surprised me with controversy–yeah, we’ll get to that. I came to see powerful portraits and found those plus…

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Featured image: Will Wilson (U.S., Navajo; b. 1969)
Billy Joe Bigheart, Citizen of Osage Nation and affiliated Cherokee, Great-Grandson of John
WahSheWahHah Bigheart, Nekahstahska (2016)
Archival pigment print from wet plate collodion scan, 8 x 10 in.
Image courtesy of the artist