Martha Schneider | A Survey of Latin American Photography
October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm$8 – $12
We are thrilled to have storied Chicago gallerist opens in a new windowMartha Schneider with us for an online conversation featuring her survey of Latin American Photography and creative photography.
Join us Thursday night October 22nd, at 7pm Eastern for her thoughts on Latin American Photography. With over 30 years of experience, Martha Schneider has been dedicated to the exhibition of contemporary photography, representing artists from around the world, featuring photographers from: Argentina, Guatemala, Africa, China, Germany , and among others.
One of the artists to be featured is represented artist opens in a new windowCecelia Paredes.
We are still refining the list of artists Ms. Schneider will be discussing, and will add more information as we have it.
Martha Schneider was born and raised in Entre Rios, Argentina, 1941. She attended Universidad de Buenos Aires, School of Liberal Arts where she majored in Journalism and minored in Art History. Martha moved to Chicago in 1964 with her husband, Jorge Schneider, where she later created Schneider Gallery in 1985. The Gallery, originally located in Highland Park, specialized in ceramics and jewelry. Several years later, Martha moved the Gallery to the River North Gallery District and shifted her focus to contemporary photography, specializing in Latin American photography. Schneider Gallery soon became one of the United States’ top photography galleries, and showcased international and national artists for over 30 years before closing in 2019. Martha is currently operating from home as an art consultant, and continues to actively participate in the art scene as a juror, curator, lecturer, advisor, and portfolio reviewer.
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