|The First Art Newspaper on the Net
||Established in 1996
|| Tuesday, January 17, 2017
|Transient gallery pays tribute to black-and-white analog photography|
This exhibition showcases works by three practicing artists whose photos document hidden, neglected landscapes in unexpected ways, signifying the original artistic merit and technical savvy inherent in pre-digital photography.
LOS ANGELES, CA.- Once a processing and printing shop, The Photo Gallery in Highland Park has long since been out of business thanks to the rise of digital photography. But from July 25-August 2, the original space is revived as a transient gallery that pays tribute to black-and-white analog photography. This exhibition showcases works by three practicing artists whose photos document hidden, neglected landscapes in unexpected ways, signifying the original artistic merit and technical savvy inherent in pre-digital photography.
Jacqueline Elaine Gomez is a Cuban-American photographer. Raised in Caracas, Venezuela, she currently lives and works in Los Angeles, California. Jacqueline was a member of the Miami based Dada-inspired artists' collective Noise. Water. Meat., and has had her work exhibited at Miami Dade College's Kendall Art Gallery as well as Honor Fraser Gallery, Dilettante Arts, and MOCA Geffen Contemporary in Los Angeles. She helped organize "The Alchemy of Things Unknown" for Khastoo Gallery, featuring works by William Blake, Harry Smith, Cameron and Aleister Crowley, and published a zine with Hamburger Eyes entitled "In the California Bush." She currently works as a studio manager for artist Mark Grotjahn.
Jason Roberts Dobrin makes work that dissects the American narrative, creating tension by shedding light on the invisible aspects of self-referential American culture. The stronghold of his practice consists of large assemblages of photographic work supplemented by drawings and objects, organized to deconstruct and re-contextualize the myths perpetuated by dominant culture. Roberts Dobrin has exhibited widely in a solo and collective context and has had work published in a range of print media. His interest in self-publishing has lead him to start Golden Spike Press, an ongoing collaborative publishing platform that specializes in limited-edition books and multiples, largely produced on a Risograph duplicator.
Raymond Del Pilar Potes has been making pictures for the past 20 years. At age 14, he created his first zine and has been doing the same ever since. Today he edits and publishes Hamburger Eyes Photo Magazine, a periodical inspired by traditions that began with National Geographic and Life magazines, dedicated to revitalizing the sensation of photography as a craft as well as a tool to record and document. Based in San Francisco, Hamburger Eyes has since evolved into a full-scale publishing operation that issues countless other zines, magazines, and books. Its headquarters also houses a professional darkroom for printing editions of silver gelatin black-and-white prints and full-color chromogenic prints. In addition to editing and publishing, Potes still shoots, develops, and prints his own images such as those in Waterfall Hunters, a series of photos taken in Hawaii which has never been on display before now.
July 25, 2014
Archaeologists find burial of unusual characteristics in the Mexican State of Sinaloa
Cantor Arts Center unveils 3 transformative gifts: Works by Warhol, Diebenkorn, and Lawrence
AGO to present major retrospective of NYC art-world legend Jean-Michel Basquiat in winter 2015
Suspected works by Degas, Rodin recently found in German art collector Cornelius Gurlitt's flat
Elizabeth E. Barker appointed Stanford Calderwood Director of the Boston Athenæum
J. Paul Getty Trust announces Lord Jacob Rothschild to receive second annual J. Paul Getty Medal
Portrait of lead Suffragette Christabel Pankhurst goes on display for the first time in eighty years
Crisis engulfs the Metropolitan Opera in New York, world's richest opera company
Yale Center for British Art to conserve iconic Louis I. Kahn building, and close temporarily in 2015
Bonhams to offer ex-1930 Mille Miglia class winning OM 665 SS MM Superba at Goodwood Revival
Two rare Aboriginal shields realize over $45,000 and two new global fine records set at Clars
Winterthur announces book: 'Printed Textiles: British and American Cottons and Linens, 1700-1850'
Nelson-Atkins Alexander Gardner exhibition documents vanishing frontier
Transient gallery pays tribute to black-and-white analog photography
Debut installation of Peabody Essex Museum's new curator of Chinese and East Asian art
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents Geta Bratescu / MATRIX 254
Spanish-American artist Domingo Zapata hangs three works at the Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC hotel
ArtCenter debuts Brazilian artist Laura Vinci's first U.S. show
New Chief Curator announced for the Whitechapel Gallery
Hayward Gallery Project Space presents 'What's Love Got to Do With It'
Technokinesis: For five hours a day, works at Blum & Poe hum in unison
Bill Watterson's return to comics: Pearls Before Swine comic art auctioned for Parkinson's Research
Most Popular Last Seven Days
1.- After decades of slights, Cuban-American artist Carmen Herrera tastes fame at 101
2.- Gallery 19C rediscovers a lost Realist treasure by Alphonse Legros
3.- France blocks sale of rare Leonardo Da Vinci painting 'Saint Sebastian'
4.- New exhibition at the National Museum puts select works of art under a microscope
5.- Getty Museum presents first major exhibition on 18th century artist Edme Bouchardon
6.- Rarely seen silkscreen prints by Jacob Lawrence on view at the Phillips Collection
7.- Fraenkel Gallery debuts of new, large-scale photographs by British artist Richard Learoyd
8.- Kurdish-Arab forces seize strategic Syria citadel from IS
9.- Paris show of masterpieces unseen in West is smash hit
10.- Award-winning Indian actor Om Puri dies of heart attack
Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .
|Royalville Communications, Inc|
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.