Figures 10.1–10.6. Forsaken, cyanotype over palladium, 7.5″ × 9″ © Julia C. Martin 2014. “The ghost town of Bannack, Montana was vacated in the 1950s and has remained there since; sitting, disintegrating, and waiting for its inevitable collapse. The claustrophobia that this series evokes allows the viewer to become trapped in the images, just as the present Bannack is trapped between its former liveliness and its imminent decay.” Julia C. Martin’s work deals with the themes of femininity, death, and mortality. She primarily shoots film and often prints using alternative processes. Julia received her Bachelor of Arts in Photography from Montana ...

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