Garrison Art Center holds juried photography exhibition
The Riverside Galleries at Garrison Art Center, 23 Garrison’s Landing, is calling for entries to PHOTOcentric 2015, an international juried photography exhibition. The show will run Dec. 5, 2015, through Jan. 10, 2016, with an artists’ reception Saturday, Dec. 5, from 5 to 7 p.m.
The competition is open to amateurs and professionals in all photographic mediums. Cash awards will be given in each of three categories (People, Nature and Open), plus a Best in Show award. The early entry deadline (with discounted entry fee) is Aug. 14 at 5 p.m. The final entry deadline is Sept. 4. Enter and see all submission guidelines at garrisonartcenter.org.
The juror for 2015 is Julie Saul. She has owned and directed Julie Saul Gallery since 1986. The gallery specializes in contemporary photo-based art and works on paper. She received a master’s degree from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, in 1982 and has worked as an independent curator, taught and lectured at a variety of museums and schools including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art, New York University, Christie’s, Sotheby’s and the School of Visual Arts. The gallery has been located in Chelsea for a decade following 15 years in Soho.