The Humanist Spirit
1992-4 Shown in Toronto at Idee Gallery and Gallery Eight, Selected images were featured and highlighted for the Summer Exhibit at The Dunes Studio Gallery in Prince Edward Island. Also shown at the Cheryl Nicholson Studio Gallery, and other group exhibits.
This collection was supposed in part by The Prince Edward Island Council of the Arts 1992 and 1993 for its creation.
This collection was all captured on a 35 mm black and white film. This was photographed in Toronto and in Prince Edward Island over three years. Shayli created large , thick and textured, cotton and abaca papers and then carefully hand applied light sensitive silver emulsion for each image. After a short curing of the papers, the one of a kind print was exposed under traditional enlarger. Some in this collection was also shaped to the form using vacuum tables used while drying the papers.
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