Faces of Mardi Gras
Opening Party: January 16th from 6pm-9pm
On view in the gallery through February 14th
3645 Magazine Street
Just in time for Carnival Season! Come explore Mardi Gras through the eyes of local photographer Marc Pagani.
Photographer, author, musician, educator, climber, and Ironman triathlete Marc Pagani has been creating award-winning photographic images since 1993.
In addition to teaching photography and using it as a therapeutic tool in Chicago in the 1990’s, he has built a successful and respected photography business in his home base of New Orleans. His work specializes in adventure travel, portraiture, live music, wedding, food, and lifestyle photography and has been featured online, on television, and in magazines and books, as well as on the walls of collectors and photo galleries. HIs awards include the 2008 Prix de la Photographie in Paris, and being named one of the Top-10 Artistic Wedding Photojournalists in the World by the Artistic Guild of the Wedding Photojournalists Association after shooting over 650 weddings. His book, “Fearless Photographer: Travel” can be found online at amazon.com and in fine book stores. He has photographed a diverse range of people, cultures, and landscapes under water and on land in Southeast Asia, and throughout South America, Africa, Central America, North America, Europe, and the Caribbean. He’s been everywhere from Mount Everest to Namibia to Patagonia to Mont Blanc to Belize to Iceland and back again, and his experiences directly inform his large body of work.