Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival
John Bladen Bentley, Celestial Table, 2006, Colour Carbon Transfer,  20 x 24 in.
John Bladen Bentley, Celestial Table, 2006
2008 Open Exhibition

John Bladen Bentley
Colour Carbon Transfer Prints

May 3–31, 2008
Beckett Fine Art
120 Scollard St

Tracing the footprint of man over time, Bentley’s
work deals with sensibility, not concept – the
poetry of chance. Random brushings with a world
where he sees all things as equal, his photographs
elevate the mundane into the monumental. These
rare, handmade prints, shot in large format,
represent 10 years of research and development.
Bentley’s permanent pigment prints, a 19th-century
technique considered the aristocrat of
printmaking, stand at the pinnacle of photographic

Scotiabank CONTACT
Photography Festival

80 Spadina Ave Suite 205
Toronto ON M5V 2J4
Gallery Hours
Tue-Fri 11am–5pm
The CONTACT Gallery
is wheelchair accessible.