China Film Project Statement

On Dec 23, 2015 in Blog, China, Exhibits, Project Notes | No Comments
China Film Project Statement

China is poised to become the largest motion picture market in the world. A set of images documenting enormous exterior film sets constructed around China.

“China Film”: Upcoming exhibition at Black Rock Center for the Arts

On Nov 12, 2015 in Blog, China, Exhibits, News | No Comments
“China Film”: Upcoming exhibition at Black Rock Center for the Arts

The exhibition “China Film” documents film sets, locations and the vast outdoor movie sets around Beijing, Shanghai, and Hengdian, China. The images provide a window into an evolving movie industry and global media culture. The exhibition will be on view November 18-December 19, 2015 at Blackrock Center for the Arts. Plans to travel the exhibition […]

Mark Parascandola discusses his project ‘Once Upon a Time in Almeria’ with local experts during the Almería Western Film Festival

On Oct 29, 2015 in Almeria, Blog, Español, Exhibits, News, Press | No Comments

Excerpts from the press conference for the exhibit “Érase una vez en Almería: decorados, restos y paisajes del cine” are now posted online. The brief presentation includes statements from Francisco Alonso, head of the Instituto de Estudios Almerienses, Mar Verdejo, coordinator of the exhibition, and myself, talking about the content of the exhibition and Almería’s […]

Press coverage about the exhibition “Once Upon a Time in Almería”

My exhibition “Érase una vez en Almería: Decorados, Restos y Paisajes de Cine” (“Once Upon a Time in Almería”) was inaugurated this last weekend in Almería, Spain. The exhibition included 18 framed prints 24″ x 36″, all images of film sets and locations around the province of Almeria, which was the site of hundreds of […]

Exposición “Érase una vez en Almería: decorados, restos y paisajes del cine” en el Salón Polivalente de Tabernas en Almería

On Oct 7, 2015 in Almeria, Blog, Español, Exhibits, News | No Comments

“Érase una vez en Almería: decorados, restos y paisajes del cine” Salón Polivalente de Tabernas. Dias 9, 10 y 11 de octubre de 2015 Diputación de Almería. Instituto de Estudios Almerienses Horario: 11.00 h.-13.00 h y 17.00 h – 20.00 h En los años 60 numerosos directores de cine europeo y americano descubrieron Almería, atraídos […]

“China Film” at Black Rock Center for the Arts

On Oct 6, 2015 in Blog, China, Exhibits, News | No Comments

China is poised to become the largest motion picture market in the world. Entire towns have been devoted to making movies in order to feed the growing demand. And Hollywood studios are teaming up with the Chinese industry on big budget productions. In China Film, photographer Mark Parascandola documents the vast outdoor movie sets around […]

‘Naturally Occurring Patterns’ at All We Art Studio in Georgetown

On Apr 11, 2015 in Blog, Exhibits, News | No Comments

Naturally Occurring Patterns at All We Art Studio
Featuring Donna Cameron, Mariana Copello, Mark Parascandola
March 27, 2015 – April 12, 2015

ON EXHIBIT La Chanca: Living on the Margin

On Oct 7, 2014 in Blog, Exhibits | No Comments
ON EXHIBIT La Chanca: Living on the Margin

La Chanca: Living on the Margin An exhibition of photographs by Mark Parascandola Studio 1469 1469 Harvard St NW REAR Washington, DC October 10-25, 2014 Public Reception: Friday, October 10th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Artist Talk: Saturday, October 18th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Gallery Hours: Fridays and Saturdays, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm. Also by […]

Miami Opening Reception: ‘Once Upon a Time in Almeria’

On May 13, 2013 in Blog, Exhibits | No Comments
Miami Opening Reception: ‘Once Upon a Time in Almeria’

Miami photographer Ryan Holloway captured some great images from the Opening Reception for ‘Once Upon a Time in Almeria’ and the Art of Storytelling Festival. Given the Spanish theme, the evening included Spanish wines, oversized pans of paella, and live flamenco music and dancing.

Installation at Miami Dade Main Library

On Apr 22, 2013 in Blog, Exhibits, News, Uncategorized | No Comments
Installation at Miami Dade Main Library

‘Once Upon a Time in Almeria’ opens Friday April 26 at the Miami Dade Main Library building in downtown Miami. Installation is almost complete and the work looks great in the space. Several large scale prints line the wall in the main lobby inviting visitors up the large central stairway to see the rest of …