It would be easy to dismiss the sculptures of Francesco Albano as mere grotesques—as monsters dreamed up by a B-movie producer looking to induce stomach-churning shock value. It would be easy, if their wax skins didn’t look so human, so deflated, and so relatable—if we didn’t see a bit of our own mortality inside each melted or mutated figure.
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After discovering a batch of negatives that had been left in a thin layer of chemicals for months, Rohn Meijer decided, why not develop them?
To his surprise, the damaged negatives produced stunning images with fascinating coloration.
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"I felt like digitally I was already being exposed, and physically, I just felt like that was a apart of the statement," Chen says. "While wearing it, just the amount of activity that happened made me realize how much it was showing off."