"SURREPTITIOUS"
John R Mireles
July 13th - Aug 17th
Opening Reception July 13th, 2019 5pm-9pm


JOHN MIRELES HAS VISITED CITIES IN EVERY STATE CREATING CAREFULLY POSED PORTRAITS ON THE STREET AND HIS RESULTING LARGE-SCALE PRINTS HAVE SHOWN FROM ALASKA TO NEW YORK. IN THIS BODY OF WORK HOWEVER, MIRELES RESTRICTED HIMSELF TO MAKE ONLY STREET PHOTOGRAPHS WITHOUT THE SUBJECT’S PERMISSION. WORKING STEALTHILY WITH ONE LENS AND STAYING WITHIN THE FIVE NEW YORK BURROUGHS, HE HAS DOCUMENTED LIFE ON THE STREET CALLING THE RESULTING IMAGES “A BLINK IN THE MOMENT OF THIS CONSTANTLY MOVING AND CHANGING CITY”. THESE COLORFUL AND ENERGETIC PHOTOGRAPHS ARE STORIES TOLD THROUGH A KEEN EYE WITH GREAT AFFECTION FOR A CITY KNOWN FOR ITS DIVERSITY.

SPECIAL EVENTS:
  • OPENING AND RECEPTION FOR THE ARTIST SATURDAY, JULY 13 5-9PM
  • THE GALLERY WILL HOST AN INFORMAL TALK AND WALK-THROUGH OF THE EXHIBIT WITH THE ARTIST SATURDAY, JULY 20 at 3PM. NO RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED.


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