To Feel Less Alone: Gay Block, A Portrait

TO FEEL LESS ALONE: GAY BLOCK, A PORTRAIT

To Feel Less Alone: Gay Block, A Portrait

ON DISPLAY MAY 1, 2015 - JULY 26, 2015
Trey in his bedroom

Gay Block

Trey in his bedroom

Negatives 1978 and 2012, prints 2013 and 2015

Pigment prints

Courtesy of the artist 

Jane Elyse and her daughters, Lynn and Joan, Houston

Gay Block

Jane Elyse and her daughters, Lynn and Joan, Houston

Negative 1976, print 2013

From the series Jews of Houston

Pigment print

Courtesy of the artist 

May 1 through July 26, 2015

Longtime Santa Fe resident Gay Block’s photography is internationally recognized for its fearless exploration of personal identity issues—gender, class, religion, familial relationships, and sexual orientation. A survey of more than forty of her works from 1975 to 2012 in To Feel Less Alone: Gay Block, A Portrait, opens Friday, May 1, 2015 at the New Mexico Museum of Art. The exhibition runs through July 26, 2015.