Public Life: Recording the Blur

Presented by FotoFest International at Arts District Houston

Jun 12 2021
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Aug 29 2021
Public Life: Recording the Blur

FotoFest is pleased to announce our latest public art exhibition, “Public Life: Recording the Blur,” featuring works by Francis Almendárez, Yan Wang Preston, Lindokuhle Sobekwa, and Kara Springer on view June 12–August 29, 2021.

Perhaps the most immediate consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic, starting in early 2020, was the issuing of stay-at-home orders by governments around the globe. Life became a series of events experienced through the windows of our homes and computer screens. The bombardment of serious social, cultural, and political headlines combined with the experience of adjusting to life in isolation produced a paradoxical temporal phenomenon wherein the pace of the world seemed to simultaneously accelerate and stand still. The exhibition Recording the Blur examines this temporal paradox through works

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ADMISSION INFO

All events held in conjunction with Public Life: Recording the Blur are open to the public and free to attend with prior registration. All FotoFest programs are available to watch online via Zoom or YouTube Live.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jun 19, 2021 at 09:00 am (Sat)
  • Jun 19, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 20, 2021 at 09:00 am (Sun)
  • Jun 20, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jun 21, 2021 at 09:00 am (Mon)
  • Jun 21, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 22, 2021 at 09:00 am (Tue)
  • Jun 22, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jun 23, 2021 at 09:00 am (Wed)
  • Jun 23, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 24, 2021 at 09:00 am (Thu)
  • Jun 24, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 25, 2021 at 09:00 am (Fri)
  • Jun 25, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 26, 2021 at 09:00 am (Sat)
  • Jun 26, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 27, 2021 at 09:00 am (Sun)
  • Jun 27, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jun 28, 2021 at 09:00 am (Mon)
  • Jun 28, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 29, 2021 at 09:00 am (Tue)
  • Jun 29, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jun 30, 2021 at 09:00 am (Wed)
  • Jun 30, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 1, 2021 at 09:00 am (Thu)
  • Jul 1, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jul 2, 2021 at 09:00 am (Fri)
  • Jul 2, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 3, 2021 at 09:00 am (Sat)
  • Jul 3, 2021 at 09:00 pm (Sat)

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Additional information about this exhibition, upcoming Public Life events and programs, and the previous iterations of the Public Life exhibition series can be found on the Exhibition page.

Virtual Exhibition Tour: Saturday, June 12 at 12PM.

Image: Yan Wang Preston, Ziheng, 2019. From the series She and He, 2019. Commissioned by Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK, Courtesy of the artist.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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