Visions of Self is the first annual show of the Women’s Voices, Women’s Vision group of Yosemite Sierra Artists. The show features over 100 female artists from 10 countries, with work including the subjects of self-portraiture, environment, emotions, and state of being.
Co-Curators: Wendy Denton & Jennifer Moss
Judges: Michele Ellis Pracy, Executive Director/Chief Curator Fresno Art Museum & Diane Breuer, Artist & Former Gallery Owner
The effects, causes, and possible responses to climate change are too complex for people to reasonably reckon with. Cycles and systems are behind everything that happens, and exploitation of the earth and it’s creatures is apparent at every scale. In this self portrait, I’m attempting to portray the moments when I can allow myself to feel the weight of our situation and my role.
Get in touch: www.melanielamay.art