Brittany Nelson at Creative Capital

Sep 13, 2015 / by Brittany Nelson / vimeo

Brittany Nelson presenting her work at the 2015 Creative Capital Retreat at the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center as an awardee in Visual Arts.

Brittany Nelson’s bio provides a clue to her process. The young Richmond-based artist’s medium of choice is the tintype, a unique direct-positive exposure revived by hipsters for portrait photography, though Nelson flexes this collodian process with panache and confidence into the purely material realm.