Archive for the New England Category

Coming up! All at your fingertips right now…

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, New England, NYC, Other on March 11, 2015 by voxphotographs
Arcadia (Gracia series©Ysabel Lemay. Opens at Catherine Edelman Gallery April 10.

Arcadia (Gracia series)©Ysabel Lemay. Opens at Catherine Edelman Gallery April 10.

ILLINOIS:

Catherine Edelman Gallery: Ysabel Lemay: Wonders, April 10 – July 3.

 

NEW YORK CITY:

Yancey Richardson: Jitka Hanzlova: One to One, through May 2.

Taka Ishii GalleryShozo Kitadai: Forms of Experiment & Imagination, through June 27.

 

VERMONT:

Shelburne Museum: Kodachrome Memory, American Pictures 1972-1990, Photographs by Nathan Benn, through May 25.

Lorien Farm, New Haven, 1973©Nathan Benn. Kodachrome Memory at the Shelburne Museum through May 25.

Lorien Farm, New Haven, 1973©Nathan Benn. Kodachrome Memory at the Shelburne Museum through May 25.

 

CALIFORNIA:

San Francisco Botanical Garden: JoSon: Fotanicals – The Secret Language of Flowers, through April 30.

Morning glory©joSon. At the San Francisco Botanical Garden: Fotanicals, through April 30.

Morning glory©joSon. At the San Francisco Botanical Garden: Fotanicals, through April 30.

March – around the country

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, New England, NYC, Other on February 24, 2015 by voxphotographs

These winter months promise some terrific photography shows around the country at galleries near and far…here are a few – soon to be updated!

NEW JERSEY:

Princeton University Art MuseumThe City Lost and Found, opening February 21, through June 7.

Bruce Davidson, Untitled from East 100th Street, 1966-68. ©Bruce Davidson / Magnum Photos. Courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery. The City Lost and Found - At Princeton University Art Museum through June 7.

Bruce Davidson, Untitled from East 100th Street, 1966-68. ©Bruce Davidson / Magnum Photos. Courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery. The City Lost and Found – At Princeton University Art Museum through June 7.

 

MASSACHUSETTS:

Pucker GalleryTony King: Along the Way, February 21 – March 29

INDIANA:

Pictura GalleryDavid Magnussen: Purity, February 6 to March 28

From the series, Purity©David Magnusson. Opening February 6 - March 28 at Pictura Gallery.

From the series, Purity©David Magnusson. Opening February 6 – March 28 at Pictura Gallery.

 

At the museums: Winter, 2015

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, New England, NYC, Other on January 10, 2015 by voxphotographs

 

Untitled, Alabama, 1956©The Gordon Parks Foundation. All Rights Reserved. At High Museum through June 7.

Untitled, Alabama, 1956©The Gordon Parks Foundation. All Rights Reserved. At High Museum through June 7.

 

NEW YORK:

Museum of Modern ArtModern Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection, 1909-1949 through April 19

MOMAModern Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection, 1909-1949 through April 19

Seconds before Landing, from the series I Photograph Myself during a Parachute Jump, 1931©Willi Ruge (1882-1961). At MOMA in the Modern Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection, 1909-1949

Seconds before Landing, from the series I Photograph Myself during a Parachute Jump, 1931©Willi Ruge (1882-1961). At MOMA in the Modern Photographs from the Thomas Walther Collection, 1909-1949 – through April 19.

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GEORGIA:

High MuseumGordon Parks: Segregation Story opens November 15 – June 7

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CALIFORNIA:

Contemporary Jewish MuseumArnold Newman: Masterclass – October 23 – February 1

Los Angeles Museum of ArtLarry Sultan: Here and Home, through March 22

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MASSACHUSETTS:

Museum of Fine Arts, BostonTruth and Beauty: Pictorialist Photography – through February 22

©Larry Sultan. All Rights Reserved. At Los  Angeles Museum of  Art through March 22, 2015

©Larry Sultan. All Rights Reserved. At Los Angeles Museum of Art through March 22, 2015

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NEW MEXICO:

New Mexico History MuseumPoetics of Light: Pinhole Photography – through March 29

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MISSOURI

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art American Soldier: Photographs of servicemen and women, January 23 –  June 21

Soldier Birkholz: 353 Days in Iraq, 205  Days in Afghanistan, 2004©Suzanne Opton. All Rights Reserved. At The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art opening January 23 - June 21.

Soldier Birkholz: 353 Days in Iraq, 205 Days in Afghanistan, 2004©Suzanne Opton. All Rights Reserved. At The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art opening January 23 – June 21.

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Calls for Entries – focus on Maine/New England…

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, Maine, MAINE RESOURCES I LOVE..., New England on May 1, 2013 by voxphotographs

As always, Maine photographer and master printer Jim Nickelson keeps a running list of competitions worthy of your time to consider. Check it out by this link, and better yet – sign up for his blog:

http://56×56.com/for-photographers/calls-for-entries-may-2013/

Places to go, photographs to see…

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, Maine, New England on September 27, 2012 by voxphotographs

Here’s what’s come across my desk lately for October – if you know of a new photography event I’ve missed, please let me know.

PORTLAND MUSEUM OF ART – Between Past and Present: The Homer Studio Photographic Project. Opening is 10/5, 5-8 p.m.. Five Maine artists were asked by PMA Curator Susan Danly to visit the newly renovated Winslow Homer studio and create photographic works using processes in use in Homer’s day. Exhibit is up through February 17, 2013.

                                        The Painting Studio, 2012©Alan Vlach – Salted Paper Print. All Rights Reserved

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LYCEUM GALLERY – Lava Flows: Photography and Words by Meg Weston. Opening is 9/28, 5-7 p.m. On view through 10/26.

                                         ©Meg Weston. All Rights Reserved

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ADDISON WOOLLEY – Paris Walls re/con/figured – Ruth Sylmor. Opening is 10/5, 5-8. On view through 10/27.

2010.Paris.4eme. Place Stravinsky©Ruth Sylmor. All Rights Reserved

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BRENTON HAMILTON FEATURE: “Into the Blue”/MAINE HOME +DESIGN – October Issue

Carpaccio’s Dream©Brenton Hamilton. Cyanotype with Silver Leaf. All Rights Reserved.

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ARTIST NEWS – VoxPhotographs – updated every month. Exhibitions, Competitions, Workshops, Publications for VoxPhotographs gallery artists.

Pear©Felice Boucher. All Rights Reserved

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LUC DEMERS – “TRACE” USM Glickman Library, 5th Floor, Portland. Artist Conversation, Oct. 11, 2-3:30. On view through December. Organized by Maine Museum of Photographic Arts.

  Crescent©Luc Demers. All Rights Reserved

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BOWDOIN COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART – Making a Presence: F. Holland Day in Artistic Photography. On view through Dec. 23.

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GRIFFIN MUSEUM – RITA BERNSTEIN – Undertow. And LYNN GOLDSMITH – The Looking Glass, both through Dec. 2.

Maine – loaded with photography destinations this summer (2012)!

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, Maine, New England on July 10, 2012 by voxphotographs

When I thought about all the photography exhibits in Maine right now, I couldn’t believe our luck.

It’s really a big deal that our galleries and institutions so thoroughly support photography, so get out and soak it up.

In order of closing dates:

City Limit – works by Susan Porter and Karen Bushold – Addison-Woolley Gallery. Through July 28.

Joyce Tenneson at Dowling WalshTrees and the Alchemy of Light. Through July 29. BLOG POSTING

Strangers & Others at Fryeburg Academy’s Pace Galleries – through August 18. REVIEW/Nicholas Schroeder

Judy Ellis Glickman at UNE Gallery of Art Upon Reflection – through September 30. BLOG POSTING

William Wegman: Hello Nature at Bowdoin College Museum of Art – July 13 through October 21. Opening reception is Saturday July 14.

18th Juried Exhibition at the Griffin Museum of Photography – opens July 19 through September 2.

Starstruck – The Fine Art of Astrophotography at Bates College Museum of Art – through December 15. BLOG POSTING

Over the bridge:

Second Nature: Abstract Photography Then and Now at de Cordova Sculpture Park and Museum – through April, 2013

What else should I include here? Let me know!

Ready to roll? check out these competitions…

Posted in EXHIBITS/SHOWS, Maine, New England, ONLINE AWESOME, Other on May 31, 2012 by voxphotographs

Jim Nickelson has posted his selection of Calls for Entries on his blog 56×56. Here’s the link:

http://56×56.com/for-photographers/calls-for-entries-june-2012/

If you haven’t signed up to receive his blog postings automatically, you should. I’ve received terrific feedback from Maine’s fine art photographers on competitions, shows and exhibits they discovered in these listings. Make a commitment to enter at least one competition or show each quarter. Get ready to roll. It will make a difference, trust me.