Monroe Gallery of Pictures announces a considerable exhibition documenting the latest amazing political, social, and financial situations, including the Covid-19 Pandemic: Current Tense.
Photojournalism’s perform and mission—one that can be place just as documenting a information celebration as a result of the medium of photographic images, has arguably come to be the most critical and impactful news messaging instrument, and a person that has acquired only even more traction and relevance in the 21st century.
For 20 decades, Monroe Gallery of Photography has presented visible times indispensable to an knowing of 20th- and 21st-century societal and political change. Existing Tense, however, is entirely exclusive in the Gallery’s background: its first multi-photojournalist presentation of age- and perception-modifying news functions of just the last couple several years, as properly as a celebration of the new wave of unbiased photojournalists who are battling both serious situational hazard and collecting selective public denial of journalism broadly.
Depicting moments both of those momentous and intimate, but all radiating with which means, Existing Tense was conceived as a collective way of briefly pausing the roil and rush of virtual imagery we are all issue to—a storm of continuously flickering perceptions—and recognize, by means of painstakingly curated images, that we are dwelling in an epoch-transforming history in phrases of societal comprehension, betterment, and, eventually, survivability.
June 11 – August 22, 2021
Monroe Gallery of Pictures
112 Don Gaspar Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501 United states
The Gallery is open up to the general public with Covid-19 safe and sound operating strategies concurrent with an on-line presentation at www.monroegallery.com.