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Lisa Bauso at UnionKnott Gallery
November 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lisa Bauso, Italy: The South
November 2nd – 30th, 2018
Opening: First Friday, Nov. 2nd, 6-9 pm
Also: Nov. 17 7pm: La Dolce Vita celebration
2726 MLK Blvd
Nationally exhibited photographer Lisa Bauso announces a new show of photographic work from Southern Italy. Lisa Bauso is best know for her street photography documenting ordinary people and places during extended travel. With roots based in photojournalism and a dedication to the snapshot esthetic she attempts to reveal a universal humanity.
The work on display, opening NOV. 2, at Union Knott Gallery 2726 MLK Blvd, Portland, Oregon are large scale black and white images shot throughout southern Italy with the incorporation of color playing cards from the Italian card deck Scopa. Scopa is an ancient card game popular all over Italy and the cards are unique in their beautiful, colorful depiction of the suits, void of numbers. The cards compliment the body of work which uncovers the historic remnants of the region and people with a modern eye.
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