Exhibitions
“My War” opening at Highground Veterans Memorial Park

“My War” opening at Highground Veterans Memorial Park

© Shane Alexander/Highground A new angle on war from Marissa Roth. Working with 22 US servicemen Roth sourced more than 70 photographs from them, showing a different side of the Vietnam war. An exhibition opened on August 6, 2016, at Highground Veteran’s Memorial Park, in Neillsville, Wisconsin. In WEAU13 News this week: “72 photos all taken by 22...
Witness to Truth at Sylvia Plotkin Judaica Museum

Witness to Truth at Sylvia Plotkin Judaica Museum

Congregation Beth Israel’s Plotkin Judaica Museum is pleased to present “Witness to Truth”, portraits of Holocaust survivors by Marissa Roth, opening on Sunday, January 31st at 2:00 pm. This exhibit, curated by Jan Belin, coincides with International Holocaust Remembrance Day which is observed on January 27th. Please help spread the word about this important event...
Venice Arts Installation Photos

Venice Arts Installation Photos

“One Person Crying: Women and War” is on-view at Venice Arts, January 15 – March 12, 2015   Images © Marissa Roth
Argonaut Online Reviews One Person Crying at Venice Arts

Argonaut Online Reviews One Person Crying at Venice Arts

From Michael Aushenker’s review of the exhibition at Venice Arts: “Roth’s stark photos put a face on the fallout, whether it’s My Lai Massacre survivor Pham Thi Thuan or Vietnam War Army nurse Sarah Blum, who incurred Agent Orange-related health problems. There’s a poignant 1999 shot of Kosovar Albanian refugee Sebanate Berisha, who lost all of...
Venice Arts a Success

Venice Arts a Success

Here’s Marissa hugging her friend Darilyn Rowan, head of the photo department at El Camino College in Los Angeles. ©  Jill Connelly Venice Arts is currently hosting the traveling exhibition of “One Person Crying” and this past weekend Marissa gave an artist talk at the gallery. A documentary photography workshop follows, on January 24-25, 2015: “A weekend intensive workshop...
One Person Crying, at Venice Arts

One Person Crying, at Venice Arts

From January 15th to March 12th, 2015, Venice Arts will present “One Person Crying: Women and War.” The exhibition was curated by Howard Spector, Los Angeles, CA, co-director of the South Pasadena Arts Council (SPARC), an NGO consultant, and panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts and the US Dept. of Education. In addition to the exhibition, there will...
Exhibition Review: L’Echo

Exhibition Review: L’Echo

A review in L’Echo about the exhibition in Oradour. View the PDF.
Exhibition Review: Le Populaire

Exhibition Review: Le Populaire

  From a review of the opening night. “…at the Centre of the Oradour-sur-Glane memory, the exhibition “One Person Crying: Women and War” place in the light of the objective of Marissa Roth women whose destinies (were) marked by conflict world for sixty years.” Read more.
Info Magazine Interview

Info Magazine Interview

Info Magazine interviews Marissa about the 90 photographs that make up the exhibition “One Person Crying: Women and War,” on now through April 2014 in Oradour-sur-Glane. Info: Why did you choose this theme? Marissa Roth: A combination of factors motivated this work, first my parents are refugees from the Holocaust, a part of my family...
Opening Night in Oradour

Opening Night in Oradour

June 21st, 2013, marked the opening of the “One Person Crying: Women and War” exhibition, in Oradour, France. The exhibition runs from June 22, 2013 – April 30, 2014 at Centre de la Mémoire, Oradour, France. Marissa at the opening on Friday night, June 21st, with Robert Hébras, one of the five survivors of the...
One Person Crying Exhibition Opening in Oradour

One Person Crying Exhibition Opening in Oradour

Dear friends and colleagues, I’m very pleased to announce the opening of “One Person Crying: Women and War”, in Oradour, France. Oradour-sur-Glane was the site of a terrible massacre on June 10, 1944. 642 men, women and children were killed and the town set ablaze afterwards. Then French president Charles de Gaulle ordered that the...
One Person Crying Exhibition Opening in Berlin

One Person Crying Exhibition Opening in Berlin

Marissa is looking forward with profound emotion and excitement to the opening of “One Person Crying: Women and War” at the Willy-Brandt-Haus in Berlin, as this marks the beginning of the global journey of the exhibition. Der Freundeskreis-Willy-Brandt-Haus e.V. presents the photo exhibition One Person Crying – Women and War. Photography by Marissa Roth Opening:...