Gallery Opening in NYC 10/16/2008: Chris McCaw, New Photographs

Michael Mazzeo Gallery is having an opening on Thursday, October 16 featuring the work of Chris McCaw. The series, entitled, Chris McCaw: New Photographs from the Sunburn Series is the artist’s first solo exhibition in New York, and will be on view from October 16 through November 22. A reception for the artist will be held at the gallery on Thursday, October 16, from 6-8pm.

McCaw creates the work in a fascinating way, and each is a unique work, produced in-camera using paper negatives. A more complete description can be found here. Chris McCaw’s work has recently been acquired by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, SFMoMA, The Philadelphia Museum, The Victoria and Albert Museum and The Princeton Museum. His photographs are in the collections of the George Eastman House Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Harry Ransom Center of Humanities at the University of Texas, and many corporate and private collections.

For more info, and a nice Flash presentation of Chris McCaw’s work, visit this page.