The Hillsborough Community College Ybor City School of Visual and Performing Arts Gallery presents New Mexico photographer Lisa Law’s black and white images, chronicling social and cultural changes in America, ‘Witness to the Revolution,’ Iconic Images from the 1960s is a rare and unique pictorial record of the Sixties counterculture.
The installation will run September 30-November 9, 2015. The Opening Reception with the artist will take place Wednesday September 30, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Gallery Talk is at 6:15 p.m. with Law’s movie presentation, Flashing on the Sixties, A Tribal Document with Q&A, following the reception at 7:45 p.m. in the HCC Mainstage Theatre.
Law began her career in the early 60s. With her Honeywell Pentax camera in hand and working as assistant to a manger in the rock and roll scene, she began taking pictures. Featured are images of Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, The Grateful Dead, Santana, the Beatles, Peter, Paul and Mary, The Kingston Trio, Otis Redding, The Lovin Spoonful, Jackson Browne, Nico and the Velvet Underground, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Dennis Hopper, Wavy Gravy, Andy Warhol, Timothy Leary, Allen Ginsberg, Be-Ins, Love-Ins and the Woodstock Generation.
Gallery hours: Mon and Weds-Fri 10 a.m. - 4p.m.; Tues noon-7 p.m.
HCC Performing Arts Building, First Floor
Carolyn Kossar, Gallery Director 813.253.7674