At the Brava Theater in San Francisco, Poets & Writers West brought together Bay Area writers with seasoned, successful agents, publicists, and writers for a day of honest, straight-forward discussion about writing today, and the creative ways authors are reaching audiences today. Let it be known that Literature and Poetry are far from lost arts, … Continue reading San Francisco and Bay Area Literary Community Sustains Generations of Authors – Poet & Writers
I've been working behind the scenes on breaking down the 'Open Doors' preview - I was quite surprised by the impact the creative process had on me personally, opening doors in ways unexpected. I am grateful to grow and develop, and learn each day. As that work continues, here is a new spoken word poem … Continue reading Flor de Miel Media presents ‘Narco Beauty and La Environmentalista,’ spoken word poem read by Catherine Herrera
I want to thank Audible Observatories 2012 for the invitation to preview 'Open Doors' which officially launches in 2015. San Francisco is a very meaningful place to me to launch a new anthropological archive of the Ohlone people - 'Open Doors' involves an inter-generational process focused on healing. The entire Ohlone community is the center … Continue reading Still Healing…’Open Doors’ preview before 2015 Official Launch
-- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- Contact: Catherine Herrera, 415-202-5204, firstname.lastname@example.org BRIDGE WALKERS – INSTALLATION/DOCUMENTARY EXPLORES THE IMPORTANCE OF SACRED SITES IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND BEYOND – Worldwide Release - Filmmaker and photographer Catherine Herrera has completed a multi-year project with the culmination of a three-screen video installation and documentary Bridge Walkers showing … Continue reading Bridge Walkers – de Young Museum September 07, 2012 6-8 p.m.
Its been a very busy few weeks! Editing, resting, editing. I knew editing was fun, but I did not know how joyful and transformative editing can be, and to spend time again with footage from Mexico again. Its been very meaningful, and I pray that I can inspire the same feeling with the audience. Yesterday … Continue reading Bridge Walkers Opens Friday in Tower of de Young Museum
Well, in my haste this week, I posted the follow-up image in the sage series to http://www.catherineherreraphotography.com and not as I had thought, here, on this site. I had promised to post this photo a while back. I needed a second to sit with the group of images, and found there was only one that … Continue reading Haste makes…double blog posts!
I have a new series of photographs that I am sharing, its entitled 'From my Window.' You can view the slideshow here. I am working on the installation footage, and editing a short video about the residency of Kim Shuck and Michael Horse. Working with both of them, and now, going over the footage and … Continue reading Looking towards the Spring…