Revival: Historical Processes in Contemporary Photography
Featuring Rod Cook, Robert Fichter, David Halliday, Kevin Kline, Deborah Luster, Sally Mann, Richard McCabe, Robert Park Harrison, Josephine Sacabo, Bruce Schultz, Lisa Silvestri, Jerry Spagnoli, Todd Vinson and Woody Woodroof.
Plus side gallery cyanotype show by Louise S. McGehee School students Helen Kohnke, Courtney Kotler, Dominique LeJeune, Sarah Miller, Eugenie McLellan, Allison Slatten and Mary Margaret Wilbert.
1128 St. Roch Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
Sat 12-5 and by appt.
Dec 5, 2009 – Jan 16, 2010
Saturday, Dec 12, 6-9 pm
Curator’s Talk with Richard McCabe, Sat Dec 5, 1pm
Wet Plate Demonstration with Bruce Schultz, Sat Dec 5, 2-4pm
Revival focuses on contemporary artist who are utilizing 19th century photographic methods. Cyanotypes, tintypes, wet plate collodion, ambrotypes and platinum prints will all be represented. On Dec 5 curator Richard McCabe will discuss the threads of modern alchemy in an increasingly digital age and featured artist Bruce Schultz will demonstrate wet and dry plate photographic methods. Both programs are free and open to all who are interested in learning more about alternative photographic processes.