Celebrate women's work with Slideluck at their inaugural Staten Island food & art show
Slideluck Staten Island I: Women's WorkAlice Austen House (2 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY, United States) Map it Free
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This Saturday, July 19th, is SLIDELUCK Staten Island. Please join us at on the lawn of the Alice Austen House on Staten Island for an evening of art, food, music and community.
To celebrate the dynamic, rebellious and independent spirit of Alice Austen (1866-1952), Slideluck is dedicating this one to the ladies. The featured photography, artwork and multimedia pieces, curated by LaToya Ruby Frazier and Amy Pereira, explore the theme of Women's Work, showing the current state of women's lives and interests around the world.
Featuring work from:
Corinne May Botz
Sara Naomi Lewkowicz
So throw together that summer salad, hop on your bike, take the ferry, or carpool on over to New York's greener island, we'll save a spot on the lawn for you!
LaToya Ruby Frazier is a visual artist who uses the conventions of social documentary photography to investigate issues of propaganda, politics, and the importance of subjectivity. Her work has been shown in museums and galleries internationally including the 2012 Whitney Biennial, PS1 MoMA 2010 Greater New York, the New Museum 2009 Triennial. LaToya was recently awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2014, and she is currently completing her forthcoming book, "The Notion of Family," (Aperture) which will be released this fall.
Amy Pereira has been the Director of Photography at MSNBC.com since May 2013. She is an award-winning photo editor focusing on photojournalism, reportage, documentary and long-form visual storytelling. Previously, Pereira was the Senior Photo Editor for Newsweek International and has edited multiple books and documentary projects.