LA: Represent! Latino/US Cotidiano Opening at MOLAA Oct 5

ccdScreen shot 2013-09-23 at 6.23.27 PMAvid readers will recall a lil group exhibit extravaganza and book I was a part of along with a number of esteemed photographers in DC earlier this year.  Now, LA friends may witness the joy at molaa, the Museum of Latin American Art.  Please see below for an invitation to the opening reception, go, enjoy, and critique. As they used to say: discuss. Please.  See below for more details. Please note, reservations, and $10 donation required for non-members.

Opening:  Saturday Oct. 5 at 7 pm – 10.  molaa 628 Alamitos Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802


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Lauren Henkin’s Growth Opening this Friday at The Gallery at Vivid Solutions in Anacostia


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The inspirational Lauren Henkin is having a show opening at Vivid Solutions this weekend.  Also uber artist and serious rocket scientist Peter Krsko will be part of an exhibit this weekend.  Both openings are on Friday Sept. 20 from 6-9.  I’m going to try and make it at the top.

The Gallery at Vivid Solutions

Lauren Henkin

It was not until after photographer Lauren Henkin had undergone surgery to remove slow-growing benign tumors that she began to identify connections between her photographic inclinations and her health issues. Growth is the collection of landscape photographs that resulted from this point of connection. Henkin photographs discovered disruptions to the urban landscape made by the natural world, scenes that she sees as both invasive and reclaiming.

Honfleur Gallery


Garth Fry, Dan Gray & Peter Krsko

TEMPERAMENT * MONOLITH presents the work of Dan Gray, Garth Fry and Peter Krsko in a site-specific exhibition. Each artist focuses on one medium (metal, paper, wood) and also contributes to creating two stand-alone walls that unite the space.

Honfleur Gallery & The Gallery at Vivid Solutions are located at 1241 Good Hope Rd. SE, WDC 20020

Anacostia Arts Center is located at 1231 Good Hope Rd. SE, WDC 20020

Honfleur Gallery, The Gallery at Vivid Solutions & Anacostia Arts Center are projects of ARCH Development Corporation.

Converging Cultures works by Latino Artists at Ridderhof Martin Gallery Opening & Lecture

I’m in a group exhibit with a bunch of good folks at the University of Mary Washington’s  lovely Ridderhof Martin Gallery opening on Thursday September 5, if you happen to be in Fredericksburg, VA, which I do highly recommend. V. dog friendly, nice downtown, lots of antiquing.

Lecture in conjunction with Converging Cultures: Works by Latino Artists

“On Identity in the Arts: What it Means to be ‘Latino’”
F. Lennox Campello, independent artist and art critic
2 PM, Sunday, September 29, 2013
Ridderhof Martin Gallery

Artist and art critic F. Lennox Campello delivers an illustrated and sometimes irreverent discussion on the history and evolution of the Latino ethnic label while raising important questions on the issue.

I will have two images from Cholita in the exhibit and will be attending the Sunday lecture.  More info available here.

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