I found this cicada in a parking lot of the Karpeles Manuscript Library in Charleston. It was a hot Spring day, and the cicada must have just recently died. I brought it into my studio and let it dry out for a week or two and them began photography.
This is an original screen print by contemporary artist Kyle Brown with metallic purple ink. Hand-pulled screen print, unframed
15 x 22 inches, ink on cotton paper - Arches Rives BFK 250g, mouldmade in France, 100% cotton rag, neutral pH, deckled edges
Signed edition of
Kyle Brown, 2018