Last Portrait’s Portraits, Sonia Lenzi, 9 – 19 October

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Last Portrait’s Portraits, Sonia Lenzi, 9 – 19 October

St John’s is very pleased to welcome Italian photographer Sonia Lenzi. Her exhibition ‘Last Portrait’s Portrait’ is part of Photomonth East London 2014 International Photography Festival.

Opening Night:
Thursday 9th October, 6.00 to 9.00pm
Exhibition opening hours:
Week Days 5.00 – 8.00pm, Weekends 2.00 – 5.00pm

Last Portrait’s Portraits
A photo book concerning the choice of the last portrait and women’s identity.
A photo book concerning the choice of the last portrait.
A reflection on the identity of women, on memory and on the essence of how women are perceived by others and on how they would like to be perceived. What signs are left behind?

The images were taken in five italian monumental cemeteries:
Monumental Cemetery of Staglieno in Genoa, Monumental cemetery in Milan, Monumental Cemetery of Certosa, in Bologna, Monumental Cemetery of Verano in Rome, Monumental Cemetery of Poggioreale in Naples.

Published by Danilo Montanari Editore, Ravenna, Italy (edition of 130, numbered and signed).

Sonia Lenzi lives and work in Bologna, Italy.

www.sonialenzi.com

www.photomonth.org