Explore the galleries of the Lower East Side with a small group of photographers, artists and enthusiasts. The tour will be led by Claudia Sohrens and Barbara Nelson
Please mail a check to Barbara Nelson to reserve your spot. Space is very limited.
340 haven Avenue #3J
New York, New York 10033
Claudia Sohrens is a German-born visual artist and educator, who lives and works in New York. Sohrens received a BFA in Communications Design from IN.D, in Hamburg, and an MA in Media and Communications from the European Graduate School in Switzerland, where she is currently a PhD candidate. She is faculty in the Full-Time General Studies Program at the International Center of Photography, in the Photography Department at Parsons The New School for Design and in the Communications Design Department at Pratt Institute.She is the recipient of several artist grants, such as the 2010 NYFA fellowship in Photography; she participated in artist residencies, for example at the Bronx Museum in New York. Her work has been included in exhibitions at the Bronx Museum, the Brooklyn Museum and at the Artists Space in New York, as well as international art venues and festivals, such as the Electronic Language Festival in Sao Paulo, the Project Space at Kunsthalle Wien, KW – the Institut for Contemporary Art in Berlin, as well as, Kampnagel KX in Hamburg. Her latest project Mise En Abyme: Archive, has fiscal sponsorship through NYFA http://artspire.org/
Barbara Nelson, long time PWP member, produces the professional workshops and seminars for PWP. Photographer, journalist, producer of workshops and seminars for the visual arts community. Member PWP, WICI, ASMP. www.barbaranelson.com