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'Crime Unseen' at the Museum of Contemporary Photography

'Evidence No. 2'

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'Evidence No. 2'

In her series, "Evidence," Angela Strassheim goes to the sites of crimes and asks for permission to photograph rooms where violence occurred. Using a chemical spray called Bluestar, Strassheim makes visible the protein remnants in washed away blood.

In "Evidence No. 2," blood is splattered against a bedroom wall, juxtaposing the vicious with the comfortably domestic.

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