Blank Space SE Presents a Group Photo Show in Collaboration with the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Belfast

By Editorial Team on October 27, 2011
DC fotoweek 2011 Blank Space SE Arch development corporation Northern Ireland photograhers ward 8 mural on east city art
DC fotoweek 2011 Blank Space SE Arch development corporation Northern Ireland photograhers ward 8 mural on east city art | OPENINGS |
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Opening Reception: November 2 from 5pm to 7pm
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Photographers: Mark Doxey, Paddy Kelly and Jane Butler
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ARCH Artists in Residency Program is hosting three Northern Irish photographers as part of an on-going cultural exchange between with Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Belfast Exposed. As part of their two month stay, the three selected artists for this program- Mark Doxey, Jane Butler and Paddy Kelley- have integrated themselves into the Anacostia community, culminating in a group exhibition at Blank Space SE. (ARCH’s residency program is funded, in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.)
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Historic Anacostia also has a new public art installation that is on display for the next year. Vivid Solutions DC Print Lab printed twenty photo panels that are part of the Ward 8 Business Distrcit Beautification Project and installed on Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE. The photo panels are sponsored by DC Department of Housing and Community Development and Four Points LLC.
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Artists involved with this project are:
  • Marlon Norman
  • Renee Woodward
  • Melani Douglass
  • Luis Peralta
  • Tendani Mpulubusi El
  • Thomas Sayers Ellis
  • Jonathan French
  • Bruce McNeil
  • Deborah Terry
  • David Garber
  • Ozy Mandais
  • Nikki Tomeko Peele
  • Ashley Boyd
  • Andrea Hope
  • Shannon Holloway
  • Amber Robles-Gordon

Gallery Hours for this exhibition are:

  • Weekdays 10am – noon
  • By appointment

Blank Space SE is located at 1922 Martin Luther King Jr Ave SE.  Call the gallery at 202.365.8392 or visit them online at www.blankspacese.com

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