Mark Chester's Touring Exhibit Twosomes at the Gauvin Gallery

TWOSOMES @ THE GAUVIN GALLERY

Friday, November 27, 2015 9:00 AM  through Sunday, November 27, 2016 10:00 PM

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Un-Gyve Press

Oct 17, 2015, 10:17 ET

BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Chester's Twosomes touring exhibit and award-winning companion book from Un-Gyve Press represents images culled from his forty years of traveling with a camera, presented in pairings related by subject matter, graphic interest or, as the photographer puts it, "a stretch of the imagination." — a wide-reaching body-of-work that connects architectural icons with sidewalk signage; Japan with Iowa; 1979 with 2002; celebrity with passerby in a manner that reveals, as novelist Paul Theroux describes, "tremendous humanity and humor...In this juxtaposition of matching moods and paraphernalia, Mark Chester shows us in an ingenious way how the world is related and how we matter to each other."

House of Weenies New York 1980 | Polock Johnny’s Maryland 1981 Copyright © Mark Chester from the book  Twosomes  (Un-Gyve Press, Boston). ( PRNewsFoto/Un-Gyve Press )

House of Weenies New York 1980 | Polock Johnny’s Maryland 1981 Copyright © Mark Chester from the book Twosomes (Un-Gyve Press, Boston). (PRNewsFoto/Un-Gyve Press)

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140618/119302

Mark Chester has been a professional photographer since 1972. He was Director of Photography and staff photographer at ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers), in New York City. His photographs are widely published and exhibited. 

"...one of our finest...a wonderful eye and consummate skill..."
— Charles Kuralt on Mark Chester

Published in 2011 by Un-Gyve Press the 218 page hardcover book Twosomes features 202 plates, 101 image pairs representing forty years of photography by Mark Chester. The 11" x 13" hardcover book with dust-jacket retails for $75. ISBN: 9780982919804. Designed by Un-Gyve Limited. Introduction by Julia Courtney, Curator of Art for the Springfield Museums, Springfield, Massachusetts.

CONTACT:

THE GAUVIN GALLERY MT. AUBURN:  through 2016

The Gauvin Gallery | Mt. Auburn Hospital 330 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 | (617) 492-3500

Twosomes books and postcard sets will be available in the gift shop at Mt. Auburn.

Un-Gyve Press E: info@un-gyve.com T: 617.350.7884

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