An Intimate Evening

by Kimberly Rene’ Vanecek

Photographs courtesy of: Heriberto Ibarra and Jireh Valdez

Sirous Partovi’s opening exhibit Intimate Landscape revealed a personal perspective through a digital photographic exhibition.  Supporters recently turned out for an intimate evening gathering around Partovi’s black and white photographs expressing his emotions regarding his wife’s HIV status and documenting his journey.  Partovi spoke to the group revealing the process that completed this exhibition where he juxtaposed landscapes and images of his wife’s body into triptych pieces.  Intimate Landscape and Bodyscape will be on display through the end of the year.  An artist talk is schedule for November 14 at 6:00 p.m. at The Art Avenue Gallery.  Guest will have an opportunity to learn about his journey and his process.

The Art Avenue Gallery hours are Tuesday –  Friday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., at 1618 Texas Ave. Suite E. For additional information or questions, please email info@theartave.com or call 915.213.4318.