Irma Bohórquez-Geisler is a photographer, educator, biologist, teaching artist, professor, a cultural leader for Mexican-Americans on Staten Island, and the Founder, Artistic and Program Director of the annual Día de Muertos (Day of...
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Exhibition: 12th JULIA MARGARET CAMERON AWARD
irma bohórquez geisler
Apr 24, 2019
I am honored to be a recipient of the 12th Julia Margaret Cameron Award in the documentary category of the 2019 exhibition and I will part of a group exhibit in Barcelona. My photographs are from my ongoing series of the Mexican community in New York. “Simple Moments of an Emerging Presence”. In this 12th edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award, a total of 760 photographers from 72 countries submitted 5,800 photographs for consideration by the jurors.
Opening reception Wednesday, May 8 at Gallery Valid Foto, 7pm. On view through May 25, 2019. The gallery is located in Buenavista Muñoz 6, Barcelona, Spain. Yes, you’ll have to take a plane to Spain to join us; the trip will be well worth it.