New Orleans, LA: December 8

Luna Press Holiday Book Launch at Nadine Blake

Saturday, December 8, 4-7 pm
Nadine Blake
1036 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 529-4913

Please join us for a launch party and book signing celebrating Luna Press’s Fall 2018 releases, including Josephine’s new books, Beyond Thought, Lux Perpetua, and Structures of Reverie. Refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!

Atlanta, GA: October 11 and 13

TAGGED exhibition at EBD4

Artist Lecture You Are Now” by Josephine Sacabo, Thursday, October 11th, 7pm
Opening Reception Saturday, October 13th, 6–9pm

2382 Chamblee Tucker Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341
Fri. and Sat. 12pm–5pm, or by appointment

Both the Artist Lecture and Opening Reception events are presented in part by the generous support of the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library at Emory University.

New Orleans, LA: October 4

TAGGED exhibition at A Gallery for Fine Photography

Opening Reception
Thursday, October 4, 5 – 8 pm
A Gallery for Fine Photography
241 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
On view through January 12, 2019

Walking the graffiti gauntlet from my house to my studio, I am confronted by a lexicon of rampant misogyny, violence and sexual insults. The messages may be verbal but their effects are visceral. We are being ‘tagged’- as hos bitches and worse. But I am not that woman.

Why have women become the targets of the rage and frustration expressed?  Why are women bearing the consequences for injustices they have not committed? Where are the graffiti messages by women meant for men?

I do not have the answers to these questions, all I have are these images of what it feels like to be a woman walking these streets.

And in this I know I am not alone.   

– Josephine Sacabo

Hammond, LA: May 11

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.

New Orleans, LA: October 14

Please join us for the premier of Josephine’s new series Barking at God – Retablos Mundanos at A Gallery for Fine Photography. 

Opening Reception 
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

New Orleans, LA: September 29

Gallery Talk

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
Tulane University
7001 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118

Sante Fe, NM: April 29 – June 11, 2016

Juana and the Structures of Reverie

Opening Reception: Friday, May 6 5-7pm

VERVE Gallery of Photography
219 East Marcy St.
Santa Fe, NM 87501 505-982-5009

New Orleans, LA: December 12, 2015

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   504-568-1313

New Orleans, LA: December 11, 2015

“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 (504) 528-3722
Gallery entrance through Andrew Higgins Street
*Complimentary parking at the Sugar Mill Garage with validated ticket at the gallery door

New Orleans, LA: November 12, 2015 – January 30, 2016

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 pm

A Gallery For Fine Photography
241 Chartres St.
New Orleans, LA 70130  504-568-1313

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