Please join us for the opening of Josephine’s exhibition, Salutations, at Hammond Regional Arts Center.
Opening Reception with the Artist
Friday, May 11, 6 pm
Hammond Regional Arts Center
217 E. Thomas Street
Hammond, LA 70401
Organized by and from the collection of the New Orleans Museum of Art, this exhibition is the largest presentation to date of works from Josephine Sacabo’s Salutations series. In Salutations, Josephine Sacabo combines collaged and distorted photographic images with a wet collodion on metal process that dates back to the 19th century to create a world that is barely recognizable as such, hovering like a memory or a dream in the space between the concrete and the ineffable. Sacabo will give a presentation on her photography on display in the exhibition at 6 p.m. during the opening reception.
Please join us for the premier of Josephine’s new series Barking at God – Retablos Mundanos at A Gallery for Fine Photography.
Saturday, October 14, 7 pm
A Gallery for Fine Photography
241 Chartres Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
“I began working on the images one day out of anguish and grief and I ended up rescued by a depth of meaning I never really meant to touch. The resulting 40 images are 22 x 28 inch hand-colored photogravures combining the graffiti of New Orleans with religious imagery from San Miguel in Mexico – the dueling iconographies of the two places I call home.
I have no final judgement to make on the subjects. Each expression is presented with its consolations and its cruelties. They are what they are and I hope the viewer finds something in them that speaks to what they themselves may have experienced, needed, or felt.”
– Josephine Sacabo
Josephine will discuss her photogravure process at Tulane University’s 13th Annual Latin American Library Open House, Friday, September 29 at 2pm.
Howard Tilton Memorial Library, 4th Floor
7001 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Juana and the Structures of Reverie
Opening Reception: Friday, May 6 5-7pmVERVE Gallery of Photography 219 East Marcy St. Santa Fe, NM 87501 www.vervegallery.com 505-982-5009
Juana and the Structures of Reverie
PhotoNOLA Reception: Saturday, December 12, 3-5pm (Artist Talk at 3:30 pm)A Gallery For Fine Photography 241 Chartres St. New Orleans, LA 70130 www.agallery.com 504-568-1313
“El Mundo Incansable de Susana San Juan…Óyeme con los Ojos”
Opening Reception: December 11, 6 pm
In conjunction with the 2015 PhotoNOLA Festival.Art Gallery of the Consulate of Mexico 901 Convention Center Blvd. Suite 118 New Orleans, LA 70130 www.culturalagendaoftheconsulateofmexico.com (504) 528-3722 Gallery entrance through Andrew Higgins Street *Complimentary parking at the Sugar Mill Garage with validated ticket at the gallery door
JUANA AND THE STRUCTURES OF REVERIE on exhibit for the first time!
A new series of 42 11×14 wet collodion tintypes.
“Thus My Body Builds Around It Room After Room” – Proust
Opening Reception: November 12, 6-8 pmA Gallery For Fine Photography 241 Chartres St. New Orleans, LA 70130 www.agallery.com 504-568-1313
Marcia Wood Gallery MIDTOWN in collaboration with Constance Lewis present: Bold (feminine), a group exhibition highlighting an internationally diverse group of female photographers who address the oblique narrative of perception and representation of women in photography.
Participating artists include:
Opening Reception: October 15, 7-9 pmMarcia Wood Gallery MIDTOWN 1037 Monroe Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30306 www.marciawoodgallery.com (404) 827-0030
Words & Music Literary Festival
PAN AMERICAN CONNECTIONS
A 17th Century Nun’s Inspiration for Contemporary Artists
The Rev. William F. Maestri, Director, Bishop Perry Center, mission for the disadvantaged and cultural center for downtown New Orleans, and Rosemary James, Co-Founder Faulkner Society, will welcome guests and introduce speakers. The program will be in two parts, beginning with a discussion of her new book, A Stitch in Air, by author Lori Marie Carlson. The second part of the program will be devoted to her, to the life and literary accomplishments of: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. The discussion centering on Sor Juana will be led by Hortensia Calvo, Director of the Doris Stone Latin American Library at Tulane University and author of an erudite new book on Sor Juana and her mentor. Joining her will be internationally acclaimed art photographer Joséphine Sacabo. Free and open to the public, this is a benefit for the Bishop Perry Center and voluntary donations will be accepted at the event.
Old Ursulines Convent (Enter through St. Mary’s Church)
Sunday, November 1, 2015
3:00 p. m. — 5:00 p. m.
1100 Chartres Street
New Orleans, LA 70116
For more information, visit: www.wordsandmusic.org
A WORKSHOP WITH JOSEPHINE SACABO
NOCTURNES: IMAGES OF THE PSYCHE
The Center for Photography at Woodstock presents a workshop with Josephine Sacabo focusing on sharing personal dreams or fantasy images to inspire photographs. Josephine will show her recent work dealing with these themes, and individual portfolio reviews will take place. Attendees will also have the opportunity to make their own images during the workshop with Josephine’s guidance.Center for Photography at Woodstock September 26-27, 2015 59 Tinker Street Woodstock NY 12498 For more information visit : www.cpw.org 845-679-9957
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