October 14, 2011 - 1:25pm
"Step into an exhibition where the boundaries of reality blur, with just enough tongue-in-cheek mixed in to take the edge off. " Those were the words used by Carol Mueller to describe the Weber Galleries AWFUL REVOLTING TERRIBLE HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION. However, it wasn't awful, revolting or terrible. It was a delightful treat of magnificent art, in Halloween style of course.
Weber Gallery opened its doors in Halloween style for the celebration, from the Requiem playing in the background to the full layout of spooky foods, delicious and delightfully prepared. Witches Brew and ladyfingers lay amongst an array of seasonal delicacies, thanks to Heitzman Bakery and The...
October 14, 2011 - 1:09pm
Mid-century photographs of Pittsburgh from the
Jones & Laughlin Steel Company Collection
with contemporary photographs by
Sue Wrbican at the UofL Ekstrom Library.
Roy Emerson Stryker was a brilliant documentary photographer. He was also a brilliant project leader and sought out gifted photographers who had an "insatiable curiosity, the kind that can get to the core of an assignment, the kind that can comprehend what a truck driver, or a farmer, or...
October 14, 2011 - 11:39am
Guy Mendes is one of the best-known and well-respected photographers in the region. An opening reception for his exhibit 40/40 is planned for Friday, Oct. 14th at 5 p.m.
There are fake portraits and there are good portraits. A fake portrait is normally posed in front of a fake backdrop where everyone has a plastered smile and a deer in headlights expression. A good portrait is so intimate it can reveal a persons soul. Guy Mendes takes good portraits.
October 13, 2011 - 2:35pm
A reception is being held for photographers Caroline Palla and Robb Hill at the Louisville Visual Arts Association on Thursday, Oct. 13th from 5-7 p.m.
October 13, 2011 - 12:47am
A reception for Boston photographer Bill Burke is planned for Oct. 13th at the Paul Paletti gallery.
"A photographer is not a soldier nor a refugee, he is a spectator who tries to show a situation and if possible, also show how it feels."- Bill Burke