HEDGE Gallery, located in 78th Street Studios, is expanding its annual printmaking spotlight to include photography with a two-woman exhibition entitled “Evidence of Existence” featuring Karen D. Beckwith and Amber Ford.
There will be a preview reception Wednesday, March 17, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The exhibit opens Friday, March 19, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.
This exhibition examines the human footprint and Beckwith draws from her travels to her hometown of Corry, Pennsylvania while reflecting on recent journeys to Arizona and Taiwan. She encapsulates the human imprint on our world by capturing microcosmic moments like faded signs, graffiti, remnants of furniture or manmade materials and even mailboxes, carving out a storyline of who and what came before. Mailboxes became a theme in this series and she feels