What Remains: Chrystal Lea Nause
December 13, 2019 – January 13, 2020
Opening: Saturday, Dec 14, 6-10pm
What Remains is a new series by Chrystal Lea Nause about death, mourning, and remembrance. She explores what remains after we are no more with small scale hand-printed tintypes encased in hand crafted curios.
Chrystal Lea Nause is a fine art photographer whose work is based on both observation and personally constructed narratives. She grew up in Chebanse, Illinois and earned a BA in photography at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. She is passionate about traditional darkroom processes, and moved to New Orleans in 2015 to pursue her passion.
Nause’s photographs have been featured in B&W and Pryme magazines, and online publications by Fotofilmic, PhotoPlace, and Analog Forever, among others. She is honored to have been chosen to exhibit by renowned professionals such as Ken Merfeld, Keith Carter, and Cig Harvey, among others.