Current Location:
P. Douglas Kindschi Hall of Science -> 2nd Floor (KHS)
Location Notes:
KHS; 2nd Fl; Across from Service Elevator

Woodshed Michigan Cottage

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.368.1
Artist:
Jim Nieboer
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Pinhole Photograph
Date:
circa 1998
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 16.5 in Width: 23.5 in
Description:
The setting is deep in the woods; the print depicts a woodshed full of split logs.
Historical Context:
This piece was made using a pinhole camera. Pinhole cameras are usually handmade cameras built without a lens. The photographer places a pin through a tube or light proof box and the image is cast inversely on the other side of the interior. Film is inserted to catch the projection.