A life, pocket cameras, and a studio practice.
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Thursday, May 21, 2009
Looking at billboards lately, I am enjoying the facial contortions of the models, actors and musicians. It seems like a trend and they are transformed by time as well the wear and wrinkling, adding the "je ne sais quoi".
Susan Shaw is an internationally exhibited painter and photographer. Private and public collections include the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Shaw is the recipient of two New York State Artist’s Fellowships and 2007/2009 residency fellowships at the Vermont Studio Center.
Kurt Hoss is a freelance photographer capturing the exuberance of
New York City for 35 years. A favorite project has been documenting life in south western Louisiana, culminating in two recent books, Going to Lafayette and Bosco Swamp.
Shaw and Hoss recently received an AVA gold award for video production, as producers of The Mermaid Parade.