Hold Hope: Obama in California
(c) Patricia Houghton Clarke 2007
NEWSInternational Photo Awards 2018
: Honorable Mention, HOLD HOPE: Barack Obama, 2007
;Barack Obama Presidential Library/National Archives
: I am honored to announce that a large portfolio from my "Obama: Hold Hope" series from the campaign trail in California and election night, 2008 in Chicago is now archived in the National Archives/Barack Obama Presidential Library.
Hold Hope: Obama in Californiahttp://www.artfixdaily.com/calendar/detaWe are in a time of change. Conventional lines between gender, race, politics and geography are being redrawn.
Parco Palmieri, Martignano, Italy
"...Clarke...relies on a poetic visual sensibility, in terms of composition, the Hockney-esque stitchery of her composite images, and the unique quality produced by the Holga..." Josef Woodard, Santa Barbara News Press
"...Patricia is a photographer who is deeply committed to the global community as well as the visual documentation of life around her...People want to know more about what she has seen through her lens..." Rita Ferri, Fmr. Visual Arts Coordinator, Santa Barbara County Arts Commission