QUEENS – Photographs by Scott Streble
June 1 @ 7:00 pm - August 15 @ 5:30 pm
Queens is the first formal presentation of Scott Streble’s seven-year project documenting Twin Cities drag queens. The exhibition showcases a series of strikingly beautiful photographs including on-stage performance and quiet backstage moments. Streble’s images are intimate and honest while capturing the glamour and glitz of drag performance.
Join us for an opening reception with Scott and special guests on Saturday, June 1, 7-9pm.
The Marsden/Gustafson Gallery is located at FilmNorth, 550 Vandalia Street, Suite 120, St. Paul, MN 55114. The event is free, accessible, and open to the public. The exhibition continues through August 15, 2019. The gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 10:30-5:30.
Based in Minneapolis, Scott Streble is a documentary photographer who approaches his subjects with realism, honesty and dignity. As a freelance photographer Streble has worked with leading domestic and international nonprofit organizations including The United Way, The Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity, The Salvation Army, Blue Cross Blue Shield and the Target Foundation. He has given lectures about his photographic work for Calumet and Fuji and has received a Kodak purchase award for his work with Doctors Without Borders.
In 2004 and 2008, Streble was awarded grants from the Family Housing Fund for his photographs of homeless populations and American Veterans. He is currently working on several personal projects including foundry workers and his ongoing drag queens series.