Dorothée Smith
Photographer

I was born in France where I studied philosophy at the Sorbonne, Paris, and then photography at Ecole Nationale Superieure de la Photographie before travelling and studying in Finland. I work around the notion of gender which I try to deconstruct in my work.

Dorothée Smith
Photographer

I was born in France where I studied philosophy at the Sorbonne, Paris, and then photography at Ecole Nationale Superieure de la Photographie before travelling and studying in Finland. I work around the notion of gender which I try to deconstruct in my work.

  • Peter Hujar: Rialto
    May 2 – Sep 1, 2024
    The Ukrainian Museum
    New York, USA
    The Ukrainian Museum is excited to present the exhibition Peter Hujar: Rialto, opening on 2 May 2024. Peter Hujar (1934-1987) exemplified the downtown New York arts scene. He was born to an immigrant family, and his Ukrainian grandmother raised him exclusively in the Ukrainian language until he was 5 years old. His difficult and unstable upbringing in a troubled household influenced his artistry and vision significantly as Hujar turned to a career in photography. (more…)
  • Juan Pablo Plazas. Even if you:
    Publication
    Posture Editions
    International
    Colombian anthropologist and artist Juan Pablo Plazas is fascinated by the ability of people and communities to interpret the world in different ways. In his practice, he starts from everyday objects and raw materials that have special material or formal properties. With wonder and a sense of humour, he takes them out of their ordinary context, turns them into sculptures or gives them a role in a performance. (more…)