USM Art Galleries Gorham and Portland

"Persian Visions: Contemporary Photography from Iran"

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 
Art Gallery, Gorham Campus
Contact Name: 
Carolyn Eyler
Contact Phone: 
(207) 780-5008
Contact Email: 
ceyler@maine.edu

Persian VisionsThe USM Art Gallery and AREA Gallery are pleased to present 58 works of photography and video installations by Iran’s most celebrated photographers. The exhibition, displayed on two campuses, gathers personal perspectives of contemporary Iran filtered through individual sensibilities, while addressing public concerns.

The exhibition opens at the Art Gallery, Gorham campus, on September 17 and continues through December 8.

Art Gallery hours: Tuesday-Sunday, Noon-4 p.m.

Admission is free.

A portion of the exhibit is also on display at the AREA Gallery, Woodbury Campus Center, Portland campus.

AREA Gallery hours: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Visiting Artist Talk: Anne Harris

Anne Harris Redrobe

Friday, April 24 at 12 p.m.

Burnham Lounge, Robie Andrews Hall, Gorham campus

Free and open to the public

Anne Harris is a figurative painter who finds her way to spectral worlds where webs of meaning, identities, lineages, and histories mesmerize rather than add up. Her presentation will include visual examples of her past and current work.

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