Laurel Nakadate | 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears

Museum of Art Museum of Art

Exhibition: Laurel Nakadate | 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears

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Halford Gallery, Bernard and Barbro Osher Gallery
This exhibition features a selection of thirty-one photographs by the American photographer and filmmaker Laurel Nakadate (born 1975) from her acclaimed series "365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears."

Selected Works

 A photo of a woman sitting in a bed in front of yellow striped wallpaper
August 2, 2010 from the series 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears, 2011, chromogenic print by Laurel Nakadate.
a photograph of a woman's face in half profile in a darkened room in front of a window
August 21, 2010 from the series 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears, 2011, chromogenic print by Laurel Nakadate.
a photograph of a woman's face in profile on the left and a reflection of her in a mirror
August 26, 2010 from the series 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears, 2011, chromogenic print by Laurel Nakadate.
A profile of a woman's face in a darkened room with a lamp behind her
August 30, 2010 from the series 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears, 2011, chromogenic print by Laurel Nakadate.

About

This exhibition features a selection of thirty-one photographs by the American photographer and filmmaker Laurel Nakadate (born 1975) from her acclaimed series 365 Days: A Catalogue of Tears. In this 2011 durational performance, the artist photographed herself crying each day for a year, desirous of “deliberately take part in sadness the way people deliberately take part in happiness.”