Photo-Rapide: Francoise Deschamps and Malian Portrait Photography
Date: 01/23/13 - 04/14/13
Time: Wednesday - Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sponsored By: The Dorsky Museum
Location: The Dorsky Museum
Contact: Amy Pickering, x3844, firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Site: http://www.newpaltz.edu/museum
These two exhibitions featuring portraits by FranÃ§ois Deschamps and well-known Malian photographers Malick SidibÃ© and Seydou KeÃ¯ta amongst many others provide a fascinating glimpse of the rich photographic tradition in the West African nation of Mali. Photo-Rapide features photographs by Deschamps made in collaboration with his Malian sitters. "Malian Portrait Photography" showcases historic and contemporary Malian portraits by SidibÃ© and KeÃ¯ta.