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Opening Reception for Seconds, an Exhibition of Photographs by Alesia Exum

Opening reception for Secondsan exhibition by New York based photographer Alesia Exum, presented by Strange Loop Gallery and the Bureau of General Services–Queer Division

Thursday, April 4, 6-9 PM

The exhibition runs from April 4-April 30.

In these instant portraits, Alesia captures a private moment in a public place, showing a quiet beauty amidst the chaos.

Alesia Exum is a New York based artist. Her working method is interdisciplinary and recent projects take the form of photographic, text, lighting installations, super 8 film, sound sculptures, curating and collaborating. She is creative director and co-founder of Strange Loop Gallery, New York City.
Her photographs have been published in numerous magazines, including The New York TimesNewsweekTimeUS News & World ReportNew YorkWashington PostRolling StoneExitPDN. She has received commissions for projects with Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum, Adidas, Kodak, Nike, MTV, Sony, Columbia, Atlantic Records, Warner Brothers, Knopf, Random House, Penguin.

Select group exhibitions: Jack Tilton Gallery, New York; Wessel O’Connor Gallery, New York; Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York; Aperture Gallery, New York; New York Art Directors Club