The Beaches of Cabo de Gata

Posted by on May 27, 2011 in Almeria, Blog | 2 Comments
The Beaches of Cabo de Gata

Tuesday’s Frugal Traveler column in the New York Times covers the undeveloped and (so far) undiscovered beaches of Cabo de Gata in Almeria, Spain. In fact, author Seth Kugel describes his ideal beach as: one that you come upon after a hilly, rocky hike over scrub-covered hills. It’s a half-moon cove of ashen sand flanked at […]

Off the press

Posted by on May 26, 2011 in Blog | No Comments
Off the press

Printing …

DC Modern Luxury at FotoDC Flash! Opening

Posted by on May 18, 2011 in Blog, Press | No Comments
DC Modern Luxury at FotoDC Flash! Opening

DC Modern Luxury magazine posted photos from the opening for the FotoDC Flash! Exhibit. It was a fun event with lots of area photographers. Here with photographer Frank Turner and Philippa Hughes.  “DC’s art set flocked to Crystal City for the much-anticipated sneak peak of FLASH, FotoDC’s posh pop-up photo gallery featuring the specially selected […]

Mid City Artists Photographers this weekend

Posted by on May 18, 2011 in Blog, Exhibits | No Comments

Four photographers are included on the MCA Open Studios route this weekend. Drop by to see what they are up to! Mark Parascandola 2002 15th Street NW Saturday, May 21, 12-5pm Sunday, May 22, 12-5pm Colin WinterbottomStudios below Vastu Gallery1829 14th Street NWSaturday, May 21, 11:30-6:30pmSunday, May 22, 12:00-4:30pm Charlie Gaynor 1438 Swann Street NW […]

Mid City Artists Open Studios May 21-22

Posted by on May 17, 2011 in Blog | No Comments
Mid City Artists Open Studios May 21-22

I’ll be participating along with 28 Mid City Artists in the spring 2011 Open Studios weekend.  Download handy PDF map here  Who are the Mid City Artists?They are a diverse and talented group of professional artists who have come together for the purpose of promoting their art and the Dupont/Logan neighborhoods of Washington DC that […]

The Uncover Series: Curator Amanda Maddox’s selections at FotoDC Flash

Posted by on Apr 6, 2011 in Blog, Exhibits | No Comments

FotoDC’s Uncover Series, part of the current Flash exhibit in Crystal City, has  a story behind it (and some basic math): On Sunday, February 6th, five industry  experts gathered at the Corcoran Gallery of Art & College of Design, to meet and  review the work of 165 regional photographers who had responded to the call […]

Cleopatra in Almeria

Posted by on Mar 31, 2011 in Almeria, Blog | No Comments
Cleopatra in Almeria

By the start of 1963, the ill-fated 20th Century Fox production of Cleopatra was three years in the making and tens of millions of dollars over budget. The film had lost its first director, suffered months of delays due to the star’s illness, and moved its operations from London to Rome to Egypt, rebuilding enormous […]

Mirror to the World: Notes on Locations

Posted by on Mar 25, 2011 in Blog, Exhibits | No Comments

Each photographer in the Mirror to the World show provided a brief statement to accompany their images. Below is the text from mine, which includes notes on the locations represented. The show remains up at Photoworks at Glen Echo Park through April 17. More info and gallery hours here. Mark Parascandola My first experiences with […]