Hello Lunch Boxer!


It is a pleasure for us to cordially invite you to our new photography exhibition A Visual Diary of Jaime Ferreyros from October 13th to November 24th. The opening night will take place on Saturday, October 13th from 7-10pm at 310 NW 24th St. Miami, Fl 33127.


A Visual Diary of Jaime Ferreyros is about the everyday journey of a man who finds himself in deep connectedness with his iPhone... every step of his way. This show is exactly that, the brief, overt result of those private dialogues between Ferreyros' personal eye and the eye of his device. His point of view shapes the world he sees, as soon as his iPhone then reinterprets what he wants it to interpret, once again. A fresh and spontaneous image is charged with mood and even with time, through additives like textures, scratches, blurs and vignettes, giving us the clues to his wide sensitivity: from nostalgia to logic, from curiosity to abstractionism, they all become part of this visual diary of his inner world.


Creativity and technology are automatically married when speaking of such an in-vogue trend like iPhoneography, where taking and editing pictures with the Apple's iPhone becomes to many, an individual process of artistically documenting and registering "that" which immediately surrounds them.


Miami-based iPhoneographer Jaime Ferreyros shares that "My passion for photography goes back to 1976, and really got serious in 1981 while I went to the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Shooting in black and white film was what I loved the most. But in 2009, my world was redefined when my wife gave me an iPhone on Father's Day. I now see through the lens of a camera whose limitations push my creativity to unknown shades of color, texture, blur and noise. You're basically carrying a camera and a darkroom in your hand."


Nowadays, iPhoneography is everywhere, without a doubt becoming a highly creative outlet for many - photographers or not -, and for sure a reflection of today's world. According to Ferreyros, the fact that this small and very limited camera is so unobtrusive, allows him to take pictures that would be quite a challenge to achieve if he had with him a whole professional gear with huge lenses. Along with other peculiarities given with the use of the iPhone and its apps, Ferreyros has invented his own colors, tones and moods to better tell his story, on his own way, pace and comfort. "I believe iPhoneography is photography, but with a twist", he concludes.




A Visual Diary of Jaime Ferreyros will be open to the public on October 13th from 7-10pm, and will last until November 24th, 2012. Regular business hours: Tuesday to Friday 11:30am-5pm, Saturday 12pm - 5pm.




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The Lunch Box Gallery


310 NW. 24th St. Miami, FL 33127

The Lunch Box Gallery is a small but vibrant and cutting edge gallery founded in February of 2011 and located in the Wynwood Art District of Miami. Its mission is to show and support the work of emerging regional, national and international artists of all media, with a particular emphasis on contemporary photography and its new trends; and where forms like conceptual, fine art, documentary and mixed media photography are subjects of exploration.

Since its foundation, The Lunch Box Gallery has started to become a highly recognized space among artist/photographers, critics, professors, scholars, photography lovers, students and important art press, for bringing a deeper appreciation and perceptiveness of contemporary photography, giving voice to unique art works not only in technique and craftsmanship, but as well as in concept, message and creative take. The Lunch Box Gallery is proud to be acknowledged for its outstanding thematic shows and meticulous selection of photographers from around the world; revealing thoughtful content and always pursuing the novelty of the art form.