Lynette Letic’s Family Icons from her series Between the Two was acquired by collectors Frank Konhaus and Ellen Cassilly at Photo Contemporary in May 2015. The work will be shown in the exhibition Private Portals: The Cassilhaus Collection
Celebrates 15 Years Discovering Girl Power opening 31 May at Cassilhaus Gallery in North Carolina.
Private Portals is curated by Ellen Cassilly and Frank Konhaus, their first curatorial collaboration, and includes the work of 47 women artists drawn from the Cassilhaus Collection. The exhibition fills the main and entry galleries and includes 53 works, primarily photographs, acquired over 15 years of collecting. It explores various interpretations of transition, passage, private space, and entry points into other worlds. A sampling of artists includes Eve Arnold, Meredith Brickell, Sheila Pree Bright, Moyra Davey, Carolyn Drake, Mona Kuhn, Annie Leibovitz, Sally Mann, Lisa McCarty, Louise Nevelson, Deborah Oropallo, Alison Rossiter, Helen Sear, Lauren Semivan, MJ Sharp, and Rachel Perry Welty.
Image courtesy of Cassilhaus Collection.