Archive for August, 2013

Rania Matar in She Who Tells a Story at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

 
Carroll and Sons is pleased to announce the opening reception for:
 
Matar Rania-Stephanie
 
Rania Matar in She Who Tells a Story : Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World
 
“She Who Tells a Story” introduces the pioneering work of twelve leading women photographers from Iran and the Arab world: Jananne Al-Ani, Boushra Almutawakel, Gohar Dashti, Rana El Nemr, Lalla Essaydi, Shadi Ghadirian, Tanya Habjouqa, Rula Halawani, Nermine Hammam, Rania Matar, Shirin Neshat, and Newsha Tavakolian.
 
Henry and Lois Foster Gallery at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
 
August 27, 2013 – January 12, 2014
 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Avenue of the Arts
265 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
 
http://www.mfa.org/exhibitions/she-who-tells-story
 

 
She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World Book
 
She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World
 
Kristen Gresh with a foreword by Michket Krifa
 
For more information, please visit:
http://www.mfa.org/collections/publications/she-who-tells-story#
 
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Kristen Gresh is Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Assistant Curator of Photographs.
Michket Krifa is an independent curator and art critic of African and Middle Eastern photography.
 

 
Recent Press
 
PRI’s The World / August 27, 2013 (Radio Interview)
http://www.theworld.org/2013/08/a-girl-and-her-room-one-photographer-documents-middle-eastern-teenagers/
 
The Week / August 27, 2013
http://theweek.com/article/index/248736/arab-culture-amid-conflict
 
The New York Times Lens Blog / August 26, 2013
http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/26/a-show-of-strength-by-middle-eastern-women-photographers/?_r=3&
 
American Photo / August 26, 2013
http://www.americanphotomag.com/photo-gallery/2013/08/wall-women-photographers-middle-east?page=10
 
The Art Newspaper / August 1, 2013
http://www.theartnewspaper.com/articles/Boston-arab/30229
 
The Huffington Post / July 17, 2013
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/17/arab-female-photographers_n_3605751.html
 
Art Tattler
http://www.arttattler.com/archiveshewhotellsastory.html
 

 
Rania Matar’s L’Enfant-Femme opens at Carroll and Sons.
 
Matar-email
 
Rania Matar
L’Enfant-Femme
September 5 – October 26, 2013
Reception: Friday September 5, 2013, 5:30 – 7:30
 

Final Days for Raul Gonzalez’s Los Nuevos Guerreros

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

 
Gonzalez Raul Los Guerreros 002
 
Raul Gonzalez III
Los Nuevos Guerreros
July 17 – August 31, 2013
 

Laura McPhee and Sage Sohier in About Face: Contemporary Portraiture at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

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Laura McPhee and Sage Sohier in About Face: Contemporary Portraiture at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, MO.
 
August 9, 2013 – January 19, 2014
 
4525 Oak St
Kansas City, MO 64111
 
http://www.nelson-atkins.org/art/exhibitions/about-face.cfm
 

Rania Matar in The Art Newspaper

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

 
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http://www.theartnewspaper.com/articles/Boston-arab/30229
 

Raul Gonzalez’s Los Nuevos Guerreros on Hyper Allergic

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

 
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http://hyperallergic.com/80113/drawing-the-grotesque-violence-of-daily-life-in-juarez/
 

Raul Gonzalez’s Los Nuevos Guerreros reviewed in Art New England

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

 
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Raul Gonzalez’s Los Nuevos Guerreros reviewed by Robert Moeller in Art New England.
 
http://artnewengland.com/blogs/bedlam/