Forgotten / November 14 - 27, 2014
Rafael pairs images of destruction and construction in Seattle's changing Capitol Hill neighborhood with forgotten images from his archive that were once consigned to oblivion. These diptychs present two images in conversation about memory and loss.
BIO: Rafael Soldi is a Peruvian-born, Seattle-based photographer and independent curator. He holds a BFA in Photography & Curatorial Studies from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Soldi’s work has been exhibited and published internationally at the Frye Art Museum, American University Museum, Griffin Museum of Photography, Greg Kucera Gallery, Connersmith, Emory University, Photographic Center Northwest, Vertice Galeria, and G. Gibson Gallery among others. He is a 2012 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Award Winner, 2014 Puffin Foundation grant recipient, and his work is in the permanent collections of the Tacoma Art Museum, Frye Art Museum, and the King County Public Art Collection, among others. His work has been published in PDN, Dwell, Hello Mr, Quiver, and Metropolis, among others.