NEWS & EVENTS
Exhibition at the Datz Museum of Photography in Seoul, South Korea
September 27, 2018 – February 24, 2019
Twenty-one works from Invocation and Sanctuary are on display in this 4-person exhibition at the Datz Museum of Photography in Seoul, South Korea. The show is titled, “Journey of Transformation,” and also includes the work of Bryant Austin, Minny Lee, and Hendrick Paul.
There was a reception on October 27th and an Artist Round Table on November 3. In addition, a publication has been published by Datz Press featuring work from the show, including an interview with me by Anne Veh.
Workshop at The Image Flow, Mill Valley, CA
February 12, March 5, March 26, April 16, May 7, and May 28
I am delighted to be offering this critique-based workshop. Every session will give participants 10-20 minutes each to share work in progress, receive kind and constructive feedback, and leave inspired to keep moving forward. Everyone will be coached to articulate their next steps, which become their personalized assignment to complete for the next session. In addition, I will bring in ideas, images, and exercises to spark your creativity. All visual media and all levels of experience are welcome. The only requirement is a sincere commitment to your creative practice. For more information and to register, please visit The Image Flow web site, or call 415-388-3569.
Spring Open Studio
My next Open Studio will be in Spring 2019 – check back here for exact dates. Come see my workspace and view a wide selection of my mixed media photography, including collages, prints and sculptures, plus signed copies of The Wolf Who Ate the Sky, The Man in Bogotá, notecards and more. This family-friendly event also includes art activities and tea and treats. To receive an invitation to this and other art events, please subscribe to my newsletter (by using the box on the right), or contact me.
The Hour of Land: A Book by Terry Tempest Williams
One of my Bottle Dreams sculptures, Grand Canyon, is reproduced on page 362 of The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America’s National Parks by Terry Tempest Williams, one of my favorite authors. Her words have deeply shaped my thinking about land, nature, body and art.
There was an exhibit celebrating Terry’s book in June-July 2016, at EUQINOMprojects in San Francisco, CA. For this show, I created a new Bottle Dreams piece (pictured below), called Shearwaters, which features photographs of the Sooty Shearwaters that migrate off the coast of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
The Man in Bogotá – An Artist Book published by Pacific Editions
Pacific Editions has published a beautiful limited-edition artist book featuring six photocollages from my series, Invocations, alongside Amy Hempel’s short story, The Man in Bogotá. Designed by my father Charles Hobson, this book also features his night sky paintings, letter press printing by Rhiannon Alpers, and a clam shell box by John DeMerritt. It was published as a limited-edition of 40 copies in November 2015, and there are only a few copies remaining. If you are interested in learning more about it, please contact me or Charles Hobson.