El Ojo Fino


El Ojo Fino, June 5 – Oct 5, 2003

Summary: This exhibition celebrated the works of nine distinguished Mexican women photographers.  Their personal lives and professional experiences were uniquely connected over the span of three generations and an entire century.  These photographers are strong individuals who show great respect for their subjects, representing socially, politically, and culturally diverse populations of Mexico.  The Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum launched the national tour of this exhibition.

Participating Artists: Lola Álvarez Bravo, Kati Horna, Mariana Yampolsky, Graciela Iturbide, Flor Garduño, Yolanda Andrade, Alicia Ahumada, Ángeles Torrejón, Maya Goded

Curator: Connie Todd, curator of the Wittliff Gallery of Southwestern and Mexican Photography at Texas State University in San Marcos.

Organizing Institution: Wittliff Gallery and toured by ExhibitsUSA

Displayed at: Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum Torres Gallery. 

Traveling exhibition venues: California State University – Dominguez Hills, the Sheldon Fine Arts Center, St. Louis, El Museo Latino, Omaha, Bell County Museum, Texas, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, New York, Salt Lake City Public Library, Flint Institute of Arts in Pennsylvania and the William D. Cannon Art Gallery, California.

*Exhibition catalogue published.

Thursday, June 5, 2003 to Sunday, October 5, 2003