June 6 – 16 2013
‘He is one of that bespectacled species whose profession is characterized by the slope of the shoulders, the solemnity of his countenance and the profoundness of his learning, meaning: He is a professor.’ Lee’s Rhetoric and Composition
Following an open call, Platform Arts presents BeSpectacleD, an ebullient and intimate mosaic of portraiture from the general public featuring the (seemingly) optically challenged. Once socially maligned, this hearty minority has reclaimed the stereotype and today the bespectacled walk tall, walk proud. Where lens meets lenses, BeSpectacleD will truly open your eyes!!