Organized by Ned Smyth and Coco Myers for Folioeast and installed at Malia Mills, [Photo Finish] is striking in its concentration in an intimate space and in its subject matter.
A poster-size print on Plexiglas by Joe Pintauro beckons to the outside and passers-by. “Lifeguard With Broken Umbrella,” a picture of a male lifeguard perched on a stand with the promised broken umbrella, is part of a series that includes “Lifeguard With Broken Umbrella (Male)” and “Lifeguard With Broken Umbrella (Female),” also on view in the gallery. The group indicates that something different is afoot, an appreciation for the flawed, or something organic and edgier. more >