strange loop gallery
27 Orchard Street, 347.963.3881
East Village / Lower East Side
October 20 - November 3, 2012
Reception: Saturday, October 20, 6 - 8 PM
New York based photographer Martyn Thompson is a respected and prolific image-maker.
His photographic career was set in motion some twenty-five years ago when he began
shooting the avant-garde garments he was designing at the time. As it turned out, Thompson’s
images attracted more attention than the clothes themselves, launching a career that continues
to make a profound visual impact today.
invited several like-minded artists to take part in this two-week exhibition that he is
The works are tactile, emotional, and ephemeral: often reflecting an artisanal aesthetic born
out of Martyn’s love of craft.
Dove Drury Hornbuckle
S.B. Kosinski and H.H.