December 3, 2022 – May 6, 2023
Honza Sakař’s fascination with the wet-collodion process began around five years ago. His photographs stand as a counterpoint to digital perfectionism, by virtue of being a study, a drive to capture an otherworldly presence.
The wet-collodion process, invented in the 1850s, involves what can only be described as magical amalgamation of chemicals, light, and plenty of patience. The plates emerge from a sliver nitrate bath before being quickly exposed and dried.
The exhibit features iconic points of interest in South Moravia, including meadows, forests, castles, historical sites, and local celebrities.