June 03rd, 2016 – August 27th, 2016
SE Center for Photography
Lori Vrba: Portal
"Portal" is about entering a world that is exotic, mystical, spiritual and maybe even a little bit dangerous. There is a passage from Thomas Wolfe's book, Look Homeward Angel, that has been in the forefront of my mind as I've been working on this series....
July 14th, 2016 – August 28th, 2016
Griffin Museum of Photography
22nd Juried Show, Peter Urban Legacy Exhibition
Juried by Elizabeth Avedon Reception: July 14th The Peter Urban Legacy Award for $2500 – Lissa Rivera The Arthur Griffin Legacy Award for $1000 – Jennifer McClure The Griffin Award for $500 – Rebecca Biddle Moseman Honorable Mentions $100 – Susan May Tell, Ashly Leonard Stohl, and Ruben Natal-San Miguel Featuring...
May 27th, 2016 – August 28th, 2016
Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland
Richard Myers: Aberrations
Northeast Ohio independent filmmaker Richard Myers combines dreams with personal experiences in works that explore memory and the subconscious. Nonlinear and surreal, Myers’s films are whirlwinds of texture, light, shadow, and sound. Aberrations features four locally shot films from 1961 to 1984 alongside ephemera drawn...
April 15th, 2016 – September 04th, 2016
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, MO
An Anonymous Art: American Snapshots from the Peter J. Cohen Gift
Amateur snapshots are the “folk art” of photography. Snapshots represent a world we instinctively know, while reminding us of the special—and often peculiar—nature of camera vision. These simple images embody a spirit of affection, curiosity and play. They reflect the familiar rhythms of everyday life—the events...
May 14th, 2016 – September 05th, 2016
San Francisco, CA
California and the West
Photography from the Campaign for Art
California and the West — the title taken from Edward Weston’s celebrated book — consists of gifts and promised gifts to the museum that depict wild nature as a spiritual resource, illustrate how land here has been used over time, and explore diverging photographic approaches,...
August 12th, 2016 – September 08th, 2016
River House Arts and Contemporary Art Toledo
Centered on a trove of photographs and ephemera collected by a former Detroit police officer during the latter part of the 20th Century and purposefully assembled and augmented by the artist, Beautiful Pig offers a provocative, timely, and unblinking look at cultural identity and self-perception....
August 05th, 2016 – September 09th, 2016
Aint-Bad Metropolis: Chicago
Curated by Carson Sanders and Taylor Curry of Aint-Bad Magazine, this exhibition highlights images and writings from a selection of artists who are currently making work in the Chicago area. As of 2016, Brooklyn is the most unaffordable housing market in the nation, Los Angeles is...
April 13th, 2016 – September 11th, 2016
Baltimore Museum of Art
Front Room: Broomberg & Chanarin
Adam Broomberg (1970, South Africa) and Oliver Chanarin (1971, United Kingdom) have worked together since the late 1990s, challenging the concepts and structure of power through their photography-based practice. Their new body of work—photography, copper plates, sculpture, and film—highlight the changes technology has wrought on...
June 08th, 2016 – September 24th, 2016
Southeast Museum of Photography
Daytona Beach, FL
FACULTY FOCUS 2016
FACULTY FOCUS 2016New Work from the Southeast Center for Photographic Studies Faculty Focus exhibitions are presented biennially and feature photographic works from faculty of the Southeast Center for Photographic Studies, a joint enterprise of the photography programs at Daytona State College, the University of Central Florida...
June 10th, 2016 – September 25th, 2016
Juergen Teller: Enjoy Your Life!
Juergen Teller, born in 1964 in southern Germany, is one of the world’s most sought-after contemporary photographers. His works, many of which take the form of extensive series, are published in books and magazines and are shown in exhibitions. His pictures straddle the interface of art...