Photography as Art?

Featuring the work of fine art photographer Richard Stewart

Where: Art Uptown Gallery in downtown Sarasota
When: Oct.26th – Nov.30th – Opening Reception Nov. 8th, 6 – 9 p.m.

The exhibit will include recent photographs from Mexico, Costa Rica, and Italy, plus others dating to 1968, when he lived in Turkey and traveled throughout Europe. Stewart is best known locally for Girl with Wine, a black and white photograph he took 44 years ago of a young woman drinking wine from a bottle atop an ancient Roman amphitheater in southern Turkey. Also showing will be a large, four-panel photograph on canvas of Young Toro and Workboat on Monet’s Pond (below), set in Giverny, France.

 

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