words and art by w a l t e r w s m i t h

Weekly Photo Challenge: Opportunity

This photo goes back to 1990 and the Highwire Gallery’s visit to Deventer, Holland. It was part of an exchange with the artist group of Deventer. We were exhibiting new work in their gallery and staying the summer. While cruising through the small, quaint, artist town, I happened to come across a small shop that had a poster of our exhibit in the window. The poster is just to the left of the woman standing in the doorway. Throughout the town, residents and shop owners, displayed posters announcing the upcoming exhibit. Going to the Netherlands via this exchange of artists and ideas, was a fantastic opportunity, and one I will never forget.

The poster in the window, Deventer Holland

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4 responses

  1. Lovely! 😉

    October 24, 2011 at 8:38 am

    • I hope this image conveys the feeling of the moment. What a beautiful time we had in the streets of Deventer.

      October 24, 2011 at 3:31 pm

  2. Ina

    Hi Walter, that is a wonderful image! I am glad you had a nice time in my country 🙂

    December 30, 2011 at 3:41 pm

    • Thanks Ina. There are more images of the artist I Amsterdam as well.

      December 30, 2011 at 3:57 pm

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