Produced through an Arts Council grant, Kamoinge photographer Collette V. Fournier’s “Retrospective: Spirit of a People” is a historic embodiment of four decades of her photography archives.

Fournier’s Retrospective will be presented at:

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 7pm - 8:30pm New City Library 220 N. Main St. New City, NY 10956 845-634-4997.

 The hour and a half presentation with a Q & A takes the viewer from black and white to color imagery and from film to digital capture. Fournier’s serial works explore themes of The Amistad: From Mystic Seaport to Nova Scotia, Post Hurricane Katrina, Travels to West Africa, and her community.

RCC Continuing Education workshop:

Photography: "Observers of Light"

This workshop is for individuals interested in learning more about digital cameras, lenses, settings and accessories. An emphasis on composition will focus on learning how to take richer, more meaningful photographs. The teacher shares her photographic documentation and knowledge from a 40 year professional photography career. The presentation delves into the steps to photographic technique and composition and learning to have a photographer’s eye as an observer of light.


TIME: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

FEE: $195



INSTRUCTOR: Collette V. Fournier, MFA in Visual Arts and BS in Communications and Photographic Illustration. Recipient of the 2008 Artist of the Year Award by the Arts Council of Rockland County and actively lectures on her Retrospective Series.