SPARK Photo Festival presents Gary Mulcahey, "Farmer: Portraits of Family Farms in Northumberland County"

Date:Until Sunday, April 30, 2017
Location:    Warkworth Arts and Heritage Centre (35 Church Street, Warkworth)
This work focuses on documenting the Canadian sub-culture of farmers on family-run farms. In this series of portraits, the subjects are photographed in their own environment, capturing them at time in Canadian history that is pivotal not only to their industry but also to their culture.“Farmer: Portraits of Family Farms in Northumberland County”, explores the imprint of the worked landscape on the faces of the people that have stewarded the land for generations. This project is a significant shift both creatively and technically in Gary Mulcahey’s practice. See SPARK website for exhibition hours of operation. Opening reception April 8th, 7 p.m.