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LightField Arts Presents Photo & Synthesis, Saturday, October 12, 5 - 7 p.m.

October 9, 2019 11:39 am

HUDSON — We joyfully invite you to our upcoming opening of Photo + Synthesis, a visual art exhibition about the ecology, history, and landscape of the Hudson River Valley. The work we are showcasing includes 19th century paintings, new commissions of landscape photography, and a special data visualization piece about tree science.

On opening night only, we will project Tree Shadows, a video by Eve Morgenstern, outside Hudson Hall from 6-9 PM.

© Christopher Griffith

LightField Exhibiting Artists

Sarah Bird, an interdisciplinary artist whose work investigates relationships between humans and the natural world in an attempt to catalyze us to protect our planet’s precious bio-diversity.

Tim Davis, an artist, writer, and musician whose pictures investigate the agricultural regions, small towns and struggling cities beyond the commuter’s range.

Asher B. Durand, a 19th century engraver, sketcher, and oil painter whose approach to painting trees and wilderness shaped the Hudson River School.

Christopher Griffith, a commercial and art photographer who has gained both critical and commercial success for his clean, minimalist approach and intense graphic imagery.

Genevieve Hoffman, an artist and designer working at the intersections of research, data, science, sustainability and design.

Tanya Marcuse an artist whose work references millefleurs backgrounds of medieval hunting and falconry tapestry to create a sense of plenty that verges on plunder.

Daniel McCabe, a New York-based filmmaker and photographer.

Laura Plageman, an artist and educator who makes photographs that play with photographic truth and distortion.

Young Photographers Workshop teens who participate in a free, three-day workshop led by Saskia Kahn, that centers on camera basics, alternative processes, visual literacy, and writing skills: Quianna Brown, Tanazia Brown, Berlinda Fleurimond, Zarria Miller, Deviniece Scott, & Lillianna Shea-Johnson.

Photo + Synthesis runs at Hudson Hall from October 12, 2019 - December 21, 2019