Piotr Roland Olszewski Photography

at the Octagon Gallery
Saturday, April 13, 2013 to Sunday, May 26, 2013
Opening Reception: April 13th, from 3-6pm.

“Photography by Piotr R. Olszewski”

The Octagon Gallery, 888 Main Street, Roosevelt Island
Exhibition opening: April 13th, 2013 @3-6 pm
The exhibition will be on view until May 26th, 2013

As the Roosevelt Island celebrates its Annual Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival on April 13th, Piotr R. Olszewski, member of Roosevelt Island’s RIVAA Gallery cordially invites to the opening of his photography exhibition, which will take place at the Octagon Gallery (888 Main Street, Roosevelt Island) from 3 to 6 pm.
Drinks and delicacies from the Polish cuisine prepared by Bratek Deli of Garfield, NJ will be served.
The exhibit, which will remain open until May 26th, will feature at least eight large photographs representing the most characteristic and unique elements of the Roosevelt Island’s panorama such like the tram, Japanese cherry blossom trees, Queensboro Bridge or the lighthouse. A couple of dozen smaller photographs from the island will be displayed on a digital screen. The artist also plans a small happening or installation during the opening.

Polish-born Piotr Roland Olszewski, photographer and a performance artist, has lived in the New York area for over 20 years.
He has presented his work at numerous exhibitions in Poland, Germany, Hungary, Turkey, Japan, Argentina and the United States.
Currently his work can be seen at various group exhibitions held throughout a year at RIVAA Gallery in Roosevelt Island, which he has been a member of for the past three years.