How can images not only document political events but themselves be political acts? Question politics around them? React, subvert politics? Imagine a better world so it can be executed? Historically, artists reflect their contemporary moment. Photography & Politics is a nationally juried show by Stephanie Mercedes reflecting on how photographs can be pushed further.
Donald Hyatt (Rochester, NY)
Laura Scheidt (Silver Spring, MD)
Cheryl Amati Martin (Rochester, NY)
Michael Darough (Waco, TX)
Karen Faris (Rochester, NY)
Ileana Hernandez (Elkridge, MD)
Joseph Paladino (East Rochester, NY)
Fernando Muller (Rochester, NY)
ABOUT THE JUROR
Stephanie Mercedes is a Argentinian/American performance artist who graduated from Smith College with a degree in Latin American Politics and Studio Art. Mercedes has performed and exhibited in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Switzerland and the US.
The 2019 Photography & Digital Arts Exhibition Series is sponsored in part by: