The Reality of Fiction

 

Image: Reiner Riedler, from the series Fake Holidays: Horizon #1, Tropical Islands, Germany, 2007,
Represented by 
Sous Les Etoiles Gallery NYC

The Reality of Fiction

The realities and absurdities of our modern age
Curated by Mark Sink
Exhibition Dates: March 8 - April 28, 2013 
Reception: March 8th 2013,  7-10 pm, Members 6-7 pm   

A survey of photographers work who explore the subject of reality and fiction in this new millennium. From serious social documentation to humorous and absurdities of our modern culture. 

This survey of fake will consist of portraits of extreme plastic surgery, hyper realistic fake babies, fake holidays, fake relationships, fake realities, UFO Polaroids and much more.


Participating artists:

Emily Peacock - Reiner Riedler  - Phillip Toledano - Sarah Martin - Sally Stockhold - Rebecca Martinez - Greta Pratt  - James Soe Nyun - Joe Clower - j.frede  - Katie Taft - John Bonath - Christine Buchsbaum - Conor King - Michael Ensminger -  Edie Winograde - Pablo Gimenez Zapiola - Lori Nix Liz Greene - Harry Walters - Adam Milner -  T. John Hughes - Nina Berman - Sarah Haney - Susan Anderson -Justin Beard - Zach Reini


Related Programming

Artist Lecture – March 9, 2-3 pm

Artist Rebecca Martinez will walk and talk about her series PreTenders.

Portfolio Reviews – March 23 – 24, 11 am – 5 pm - Sponsored by Evan Anderman Photography

Intensive portfolio review sessions are available with gallery and museum directors, curators, photography collectors, teachers, critics and editors. Student and professional fine art photographers will have access to experts who can influence and advise on current marketing and offer image-world knowledge. For more information or to sign up for Portfolio Reviews: http://mop2013.blogspot.com/2012/11/portfolio-reviews-march-23rd-24th-2013.html

Action Figures – March 24, 6pm

A participatory performance and discussion on photography

"Musical Chairs" by Katie Taft and Don Frank 

APA Lecture – April 25, 7 – 9 pm

Art Photographers of America presents Jackie Shumaker, with a lecture on copyright law and licensing your work in today's world of the internet. 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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