When: 30 September, 2017
AN EXHIBITION BY PHOTOGRAPHER DIANA GOMEZ
RUNNING 24 AUG – 30 SEP
We are proud to announce an exhibition by celebrity portrait photographer Diana Gomez will be opening at Pikes Ibiza on August 24th 2017.
FREE WOMEN is a feminist-driven and auto-biographical show consisting of life-size portraits and outdoor installations inspired by Diana’s charismatic, colourful and passionate world. Taking over the grounds, swimming pool and terrace of Pikes, FREE WOMEN is an ode to freedom of expression, to be comfortable in your own skin.
“I am so excited to be collaborating with Diana on this amazing exhibition at Pikes. Ibiza has a community of strong creative women and ‘Free Women’ represents this perfectly. Pikes is way more than just a hotel, it’s become a cultural hub and is the perfect setting to exhibit Diana’s work”
Dawn Hindle, Creative Director of Pikes.
ABOUT FREE WOMEN
Each photograph is an idealised image of key episodes of Diana’s life, altering the surroundings, adding light to each expression. Pikes Hotel has an evocative history as the playground for the music elite providing a beautifully reflective and thought provoking setting for Diana Gomez powerful and upbeat work.
Limited edition copies of some of the key portraits in the exhibition will be available to buy.
ABOUT DIANA GOMEZ
Born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela and developing her photographic career in London for the last 16 years. Diana grew up surrounded by colour and nature in a big developing city. Influenced by great filmmakers and her love for humanity, people, nature, music and narratives, Diana’s beautifully lit and colourful images capture a sense of optimism, power and beauty that portrays her sitters in a confident and engaging way.
With her editorial clients including Harpers Bazaar, L’Officiel, Marie Claire, The Sunday Times Style and many more Diana has photographed many personalities in the music, art and film world includ ing Rihanna, Courtney Love, WillIAm, Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, Caroline Vreeland, Rosario Dawson, Grayson Perry, Virginia Bates, amongst others.
Her charity work includes contributions to organisations such as Shine On Sierra Leone, Cash & Rocket, LdNy Foundation, Wie Network, The United Nations, amongst others. Diana lives and works between London and LA.