Tuesday, March 31, 2009
An Evening with Marla Rutherford
Celebrating her work in the Character Project
Wednesday, April 1, 6:30-8:00PM
Join Irvine Contemporary at the gallery to meet Marla Rutherford, who will be in Washington for the DC exhibition of USA Networks Character Project. Marla will give a short talk about her new portrait shots for the project, and will sign copies of the Character Project book, just published by Chronicle Books. Reception with the artist at Irvine Contemporary, Wed. April 1, 6:30-8:00PM.
For the Character Project, Marla Rutherford shot portraits of people from around Los Angeles who had never before been professionally photographed. The Character Project is now on tour through major cities in the US; the exhibition in Washington will be on view at the Edison Place gallery, 703 8th St., between G and H Streets, April 3-4.
Watch the video introduction to Marla's portraits in the USA Network Character Project. View the USA Network website video trailer. View Marla Rutherford's portfolio of photographs for the Character Project.
Marla Rutherford, an internationally recognized editorial and portrait photographer based in Los Angeles, is represented by Irvine Contemporary. Marla Rutherford's recent exhibitions include the Discovery Award exhibition at the Rencontres d'Arles photography festival in Arles, France, 2008 (Guest Curator, Christian Lacroix), and a solo exhibition at the Galerie Clairefontaine, Luxembourg. View her works on the Irvine gallery website.
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