Heather Oelklaus

August 3 - 31, 2018

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Heather Oelklaus | OPP

 

 

In the series O.P.P. (Other People’s Photography), hand woven silver gelatin and inkjet prints survey stereotypical and nostalgic notions. Found photographs from US Army wives’ gatherings and Hollywood film stills are woven together to reconstruct new narratives.  The expressive gaze within these staged photographs breaks through the picture’s surface as if to confront the viewer. These sophisticated slices of history illustrate an era of inclusion and exclusion while leaving the viewer to compare present day relationships.

 

Location | OPP will be hosted at The Art Lab,  239 Linden, Fort Collins, CO 80524