July Art Exhibit: “India,” The Photography of Lou Jawitz

Catskill-area photographer Louis Jawitz is returning to The Old Stone House of Hasbrouck this July with yet another exquisite collection of his international images.

In a new show titled “India,” Jawitz presents a range of scenes that depict the lives of everyday people in that vast and diverse nation. The show gets underway with an opening-day public reception on Sunday, July 7th, from 2-4 pm, and runs throughout the month with viewings by appointment. Just call (212) 929-0009 to set up a time and date. This is his third exhibition at the Old Stone House in recent years, each previous show having generated record-setting attendance.

“People might say a picture is worth a thousand words,” says Jawitz, “but from time to time, a single image can be more like several chapters in a long novel.” That’s the case with any number of his own photos, in which multiple subjects seem to each tell a totally separate story, while all contributing to the unified whole. “I look for clarity and individuality on the smaller scales,” Jawitz explained, “but significant fusion when it’s viewed all together.” Read more...