Mark Guglielmo: Spirits in the land

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May 6 – June 26, 2022 - Vermont Center for Photography, 10 Green Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301. Opening Reception: Fri, May 6th – 5 to 7pm. Artist Talk: Sun, June 26th – 6 to 7pm (This will be a hybrid in-person and online talk for those wishing to join remotely!).

From the Artist: In late September 2019, I took a three-week pilgrimage to Sicily, intent on portraying my own culture and family history. My great grandparents were peasants from southern Italy who worked the land with their hands. They migrated to New York in the late 1890s, opened a produce stand in the Bronx and raised 14 children in 2 small rooms. A hundred some odd years later, as a storm cleared, I looked out over the crashing surf in Sicily and realized I’d come full circle.

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