group show: Robert Mapplethorpe and Ana Mendieta in 'Ghostly Traces: Memory and Mortality in Contemporary Photography', The Vicki Myhren Gallery, University of Denver

7 March – 21 April 2019


Ghostly Traces explores issues of memory, mortality, and transience in contemporary photography. The exhibition features an international roster of artists who probe the medium’s inherent tensions between presence and absence, recording and erasure, material and spirit. The exhibition is curated by Geoffrey Shamos and MA students from the School of Art and Art History, University of Denver.


Featured Artists: Halim Al Karim, Fatemeh Baigmoradi, Maureen Cummins, Torben Eskerod, Tobias Fike, Kei Ito, Priya Kambli, David Maisel, Sally Mann, Robert Mapplethorpe, Ana Mendieta, Chris Oatey, Marlo Pascual, Daisy Patton, George P. Perez, Robert Rauschenberg, Marcos Raya, Dario Robleto, Andres Serrano, Laura Shill, Mark Sink, Trine Søndergaard, Angela Strassheim, JP Terlizzi, Chinn Wang, and Mario Zoots.


Vicki Myhren Gallery

University of Denver

2121 E Asbury Ave


CO 80210