Friday
Aug172018

Museu de Lamego to exhibit Mira Mobile Prize

Exciting news! The Mira Mobile Prize will be displayed in one of the most prestigious Portuguese museums, the Museu de Lamego.  The opening will take place on 29 August 2018, followed by a concert that will start a music festival frequented by young people.  The exhibition will be open until 14 October 2018.

I am one of the artsists whose work will be presented and am honored that "Flashing by!" will be exhibited.

Venue:  Museu de Lamego, Largo de Camões 5100-147, Lamego

Dates:  29 August 2018 - 14 October 2018

Opening:  29 August at 9 pm

Flashing by!

Monday
Jun112018

MIRA Mobile Prize 2018

 

Flashing by!

I'm very happy to share that from more than 5000 entries, "Flashing by!" has been selected as one of the 50 chosen pieces that will be exhibited in the MIRA Mobile Prize 2018 exhibition. 150 other highly rated works will be projected in the gallery. 

Venue: MIRA FORUM, Miraflor Street 155,  Porto, Portugal

Dates: 16 June 2018 - 28 July 2018

Opening: 16 June 2018 at 3 pm

Monday
May142018

MAJE - Mobile Art Jazz Experience

 

I am honored to have been a member of the international jury for MAJE - Mobile Art Jazz Experience. MAJE, an immersive experience with live music, is a collaboration between Andrea Bigiarini of the New Era Museum and renowned composer Marco Testoni. In Rome, Marco was accompanied by Simone Salza on saxophone and clarinet. 

Six of my works were projected on the huge screens during the mobile opera.  In Rome, another work was show in the mirror room as well.  

Florence: 5 April 2018, Santo Stefano Al Ponte

Rome:     11 and 12th May 2018, Klimt Experience, San Giovanni in Laterano, 74.

The speech I gave as an ambassador for the New Era Museum can be seen here

Thursday
Apr192018

World Art Dubai 2018

 

I am very happy to share that ten of my iPhone artworks on recylced wood can be seen and purchased at World Art Dubai 2018.

They are part of the Ajala Project Booth and a percentage of sales from my artworks will go to Play for Smiles, an organization caring for children in Kenya. 

Venue: Dubai World Trade Center, Za'abeel Hall 3

Booth: E13

When: 18-21 April 2018

Times: 2pm-9pm

It would be great to see you there!

Monday
Apr022018

Women Seen By Women

My series "Stories Waiting to Unfold" received an honorable mention in the Women Seen By Women awards.

Organized by The Photography Gala Awards, this was a special award celebratiang the 10th Edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers and was juried by Analy Werbin, Senior Curator of the Biennial of Fine Art and Documentary Photography. 

My series was selected from among 720 entries from 42 countries and it means so much to me that the artworks I am creating entirely on my iPhone have received this recognition.

Two of my "Stories Waiting to Unfold" series, "Change" and "Where2?" will now be exhibited in Barcelona.

Date: 10 - 28 April, 2018

Venue: Galeria Valid Foto (Valid Foto Hall)

Address: Carrer Buenaventur Muñoz 6, Barcelona.

The opening reception will be on Thursday, April 12 at 7pm. 

The exhibition is a Pre-Biennial event of the 5th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography to be held in Barcelona in October 2018.