Olivia Ting - Tympanic Ossicles

O Ting
Artist: 
Year: 
2020
Medium:
digital photography

Description of Painting or Photo: 
The photograph is a composite of a side view of the piano hammers removed from the box so that the hardware is visible. In the negative space around the hammer the details are replicated. Overlaid this pattern is a vintage illustration of the hammer, incus, and stapes bones of the human inner ear.

Please describe the style and technique you used to create your art
The photograph of the piano is shot with a Sony a7iii camera and composited digitally in Photoshop.