Barack Obama, 8 Santa Barbara California, 2007, by Patricia Houghton Clarke

Photographer Patricia Houghton Clarke Releases Unseen Series of Obama Images

International award-winning photographer Patricia Houghton Clarke has just released her "HOLD HOPE: Obama in Santa Barbara, 2007" series. These never-before-shown, black and white images were taken during Obama's campaign visit to Santa Barbara, California, in 2007. Each of the 18 images captures the dignified spirit of the former President, along with his powerful message of hope expressed in the faces of the public at his recession-era address. 
Proceeds of sales of these works will benefit the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
OPENING RECEPTION at the artist's studio in Carpinteria, Calif.
January 28, 2017, 4 – 7 pm
CLOSING RECEPTION in Carpinteria, Calif.
Saturday, February 25, 2 – 4 pm
Special on-line sale extended to March 25, 2017.
For more information, contact: Patricia Clarke tel. 805 318 1758/ pcphotog@gmail.com
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Barack Obama, 8   Santa Barbara California, 2007

Patricia Houghton Clarke

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