Ahsley Whitt: The Haunted Mind

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August 25 – September 25, 2014
Reception: August 29, 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Drawing from a fascination with death, film noir, and experience in her own life Ashley Whitt’s The Haunted Mind examines the subtle mirroring between reality and dream states.  Her photographs are visual representations of fear and anxiety that allude to the symbiotic nature of conscious and unconscious, the outer self and the inner self.  Heightening this fragmentation between dream and reality is Whitt’s use of alternative photographic techniques which blur and distort the image creating a dreamlike aesthetic.
Ashley has a Master of Fine Arts in Photography from Texas Women’s University and currently teaches in Dallas. In addition to being exhibited locally, Ashley’s work has been included in group exhibitions in Vermont, California, China, and India.
From I-30 take Exit 54 toward Big Town Blvd. Take Big Town Blvd North which turns into La Prada. From La Prada take a right on Carol Brown Dr. Go right on Eastfield Parkway and park in the W3 parking lot (on your left). Gallery 219 is located on the second floor of the F Bldg. in F219C.
Gallery hours are 9:00AM to 4:00PM Monday through Friday.  Contact Iris Bechtol at 972-860-7329 or irisbechtol@dcccd.edu for additional information.
Eastfield College. 3737 Motley Drive . Mesquite, TX . 75150


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