Tuesday, February 22, 2011

A FOND FAREWELL TO THE CAMERA OBSCURA GALLERY AND BEST WISHES TO HAL GOULD

Hal Gould, Dir., Camera Obscura Gallery, 1988 © 2010 Kurt Edward Fishback




The Camera Obscura Gallery will be closing its doors at the end of April, 2011. The following is a schedule of the concluding events:

March 4-March 19:
We will hold a silent auction of selected works from the gallery collection in the upstairs galleries; in conjunction, paintings by Mollie Uhl Eaton will be on display in the downstairs galleries. Bids for the auction will close at 4:30 PM on March 19th. After March 4, you can go to the "auction" link on our website home page for a list of pieces included, registration details and updates.

Please join us for a special First Friday launch of the Auction on March 4 from 5 to 9PM

March 25-April 30:
Two retrospective exhibitions:
Hal D. Gould in Gallery 1 and the upstairs galleries, and Loretta Young-Gautier in Gallery 2. A reception for the artists will be held on Friday, March 25th from 5:30 to 8:30 PM.
Saturday, April 30
We will host an open house and final farewell to our friends, patrons and volunteers, from 2:30 to 5:30 PM.
The Camera Obscura Gallery has been a cornerstone of the photographic arts in Colorado. Read more history here.

"Owning The Camera Obscura Gallery has been a tremendous experience for 48 years. I'd like to close with a special thank you to all our valued patrons and friends for helping to make a dream come true. Good bye and happy trails."

Hal Gould