Glasshouse Assignment Welcomes Photographer Roj Rodriguez

We are very pleased to announce the addition of Roj Rodriguez to our team of exceptional artists.

Roj Rodriguez, a Texas native with Mexican-American heritage, immersed himself in the visual arts from an early age. He moved to NYC in 2000 where he found the exposure of the city’s ethnic and socio-economic diversity created a renewed, deeper admiration and respect for other cultures including his own. Roj’s work has been honored by PDN, LUCIE IPA Awards, the American Photo Magazine’s Image of the Year Award and his personal work has been included into 4 museums’ personal collections. He is now based in Austin, Texas.

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“I immensely respect it when people are devoted to their craft – whether you’re the top athlete or the groundskeeper,” he says. “I am honored when people allow me to portray their true, authentic selves in my images.”  Roj Rodriguez
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Roj’s work has been exhibited alongside celebrated photographers such as:
Edward Weston, Tina Modotti, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, and Paul Strand at The San Antonio Museum of Art.
Selected Solo* and Group Exhibitions
Mexico+Afuera: Contemporary Mexican and Mexican American Voices, APERTURE Gallery, New York, NY, 2010
Photokina, The Fair 2010, Cologne, Germany, 2010
¡Aqui!, Uptown Arts Stroll, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York, NY, 2009
Images of Mexico, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX, 2009
*Mi Sangre, En Foco Touring Gallery, Bronx, NY, 2009
La Vida Sin Fin: Day of the Dead, The National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL, 2008
La Plaza De Cultura y Artes Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2008
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, 2007
*Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Paris, France, 2007
Uptown Arts Stroll, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York, NY, 2007
*Mexican Board of Tourism, New York, NY, 2007

Artist:  Roj Rodriguez

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For more information about any Glasshouse photographers or for portfolio requests, please contact:

Kari Anderson or Sandy Murray

Artist Representatives, Glasshouse Assignment

917-499-2155  kari@glasshouseassignment.com

919-576-5334 sandy@glasshouseimages@gmail.com

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