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Art Gallery at Vero: Joel Kaufmann
Joel Kaufmann has been making photographs since childhood, and still has some of his dad’s old film cameras…although the photographs in this exhibit were made using a much-newer Nikon.
The pictures here include travel photography and street photography.  The travel photos are an attempt to capture the texture of a place, and if they are successful, something of its spirit. 
He says of street photography:  “My favorite street pictures are those that ‘ask a story’ – that go beyond (or through) form and color to raise questions about what happened before and after this moment, this frame plucked from time.  This moment is true; it doesn’t matter whether or not the story is true.  There may be many possible stories, many curving lines coming through this one point.  What’s interesting is the question.”

Contact: joel.kaufmann@att.net, or 415-806-1932