Skiagraphics: X-ray Images of Nature


On Display March 13 to June 6, 2015

Skia: Shadow
Graph: Drawing

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"His X-ray reliefs of shells, stems, buds and blossoms possess a stark, almost unsettling beauty - unsettling when you consider that this is the same technology used to reveal malignant tumors and shattered bones," writes Jeff Bell in Advance, a journal for medical professionals.

The Bakken is excited to present to you these beautiful images that represent a delicate blend of art, technology and the unseen. For a preview of the images that will be on display, please visit

Prints included in this exhibit:

California Poppies • Canterbury Bells • Christmas Bells • Dill • Flower and Leaves of Magnolia Grandiflora • Freesia • Ginkgo Leaves • Golden Spider Lily • Grass (Bromus ciliatus) • Sacred Datura • Saguaro Thorn Cluster • Single Floret of Yellow Bird of Paradise • Snake’s Head Lily • Stargazer Lily • Sweet Peas • Tulips • Two Roses • Water Lily