Jessica Hagen Opening for Kahane Photos an “After Party”— Of Sorts

Jessica Hagen with photographer Elizabeth Kahane

 

Hard on the heels of the Newport Art Museum's Artist Ball, “From a Private Collection”, a collection of photographic images by Elizabeth Ann Kahane (who served as Co-Chair of the fabulous Artists Ball) drew many of the same attendees to Jessica Hagen Fine Arts  Gallery on Bridge Street, Newport.

Jessica Hagen, Elizabeth Kaham & Norah Diedrich, Executive Director of the Newport Art Museum

Dodie Kajanjian, art world powerhouse and an honoree at the Artists Ball talked with Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson and his wife Ingeborg Sigurjonsdottir, was stylishly attired, Also Seen were artist James Steele, photographer for Vogue Nick Mele, Marta Del Pozo, artist Kevin Gilmore, Sandra Craig, Roseanne and Dennis Williams, Bernard and Sarah Gewirz, and many others.

Ms.  Kahane’s photos are beautifully evocative and  attain the status of Fine Art. She is instinctively aware of the light and takes full advantage of life’s magical moments, framing her view of the world one image at a time, the guests studied the works closely, and several were sold during the event.

 

Bernard & Sarah Gewirz



 Outside, the bustling bar was serving delicious beverages, and the crowd was so large that it required valet parking on the historic street.

                                                                         —    L.P.

  For information, go to www.Jessicahagen.com

 

Discussing the artwork

 

 

Ingebjorg Sigurjonsdottir, Daisy  & Ragner Kjartansson

 

Sculptor Anne Mimi Sammis & Melanie Preston

 

Marta Del Pozo, James Steele, Bob & Susan Kieronski

 

The very crowded gallery

 

Ingebjorg Sigurjonsdottir & Ragner Kjartansson with Elizabeth Kahane

 

Andrea van Beuren, of newportFILM

 

Garry Fischer and young appreciators

 

Ken Savinski & Claude Barilleaux

 

Andrea van Beuren speaking with Dodie Kazanjian

 

Garry Fischer & Sandra Craig

 

Artist Kevin Gilmore

 

Unique jewelry

 

Sandra Craig with Brooke & Steve Richter

 

 

John Estes, Judith Davis & Daisy D'Isernia

 

Roseanne & Dennis Williams

 

The busy pourers

 

Elizabeth & Bill Kahane, Rosemarie Padovano & Marcello Marvelli

 

  To purchase an image, contact Linda(a)NewportSeen.com.  All images copyrighted

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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