Robert Jaffe Photographs

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Art photographer, Robert Jaffe, will be having a one man show of his photographs

for the months of June and July. The show will be held at Studio 151, a gallery located in Ashland

at 151 Pioneer St.  The opening will take place on First Friday, June 1st  from 5:00 -7:00 PM.

The exhibit is open from noon to 4 p.m. Fridays, and 11:00-4:00 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays and by appointment during June and July. Please call 541-482-3808 .

 

“Robert Jaffe’s lens and eye are a gateway to a realm of transcendence. The scope of his work ranges from the close-up to expansive vistas. Whether his photographs are the astonishing insides of a raspberry or a full moon over Mount Shasta, you feel that perhaps you are experiencing these worldly wonders for the first time. Jaffe combines his consummate technical skill with the poetry of his vision. The camera captures reality, but Jaffe transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary.  His work takes you to unforgettable moments and locations – a dove ascending from a monastery’s ledge in Assisi, Italy, or the Oregon Coast – filled with luminous rock and the calligraphic underbelly of driftwood. Jaffe’s photographs remind me of a line from Rumi: “We are tasting the taste, this minute of eternity.” The viewer with leave Jaffe’s exhibition, with that experience.”

Rebecca Gabriel