"Juan Lopez-Shy Silversmith"
From Corrales, New Mexico, Juan is one example of the face of diversity: part of a series of images expanding an understanding of ethnicity in the southwest
Biography: b: 1949;
My life work has been to capture character in the human face, provide genuine still images, utilize available light & employ a photo journalistic conversational approach. A native of South Louisiana, I have been influenced by its unique Cajun & Creole legacy and the great number of important musicians, painters, sculptors and photographers from this region. A founding member of the New Orleans Photo Alliance, my work has been exhibited in Athens (GR), Austin, Bucks County, Budapest, Chania (Crete), Fernandina Beach, Ft Collins, Glasgow, Hanoi, Hyderabad, Lafayette, London,...