Ghosts and Other Visions, New Work by Kate Breakey
10/6/2017 - 12/31/2017
Kate Breakey | Swan, Italy | Photographic images printed on Japanese Kozo Paper, hand colored with pencil and pastel | 28 x 24 in
Artist's Talk Oct 06, 6:00 pm
Opening Reception Oct 06, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Exhibition Oct 01 - Dec 31
“Ghosts and other Visions” new work by Kate Breakey
An artist's talk about and exhibition of lyrical, evocative images, delicately hand-colored, on Japanese mulberry paper by renowned photographer, Kate Breakey. Works were inspired by an ethereal poem, "Ghosts of Love."
Kate Breakey is a visual artist known for her large-scale, hand-colored photographs. Since 1981 her work has appeared in more than 75 solo exhibitions and more than 50 group exhibitions in the United States, France, Japan, Australia, China, and New Zealand. Her work is in the permanent collection of many public institutions including the Center for Creative Photography in Tucson, the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Wittliff collections at Texas State University, the Austin Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra and the Osaka Museum in Japan. In 2004, she received the Photographer of the Year Award from the Houston Center for Photography.