Exhibition Dates: January 9 – February 15, 2014
CLOSING RECEPTION: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 3.30 – 5 PM. Artist Talks hosted by Greg Cradick at 4 pm.
OPENING RECEPTION: SATURDAY, JANUARY 11, 3-5 PM. (See images by Phyllis Keenan on our Facebook page).
Best of Show Purchase Award: Adam J. Long (Kansas City, MO)
Honorable Mentions: Trent Davis Bailey (San Francisco, CA), Sheila Newbery (Berkeley, CA), Kathleen Velo, (Tucson, AZ)
Thank you to all 250 artists from around the world who submitted more than 1,250 images to this show. Exhibition juror, Eric Paddock, Curator of Photography, Denver Art Museum, asked that in addition to the artists chosen for exhibition, we acknowledge the many outstanding entries through a Special Mention category. Artists in both categories are listed below.
Exhibition Artists: Joe Addison, Trent Davis Bailey, Iggy Beerbower, Brenda Biondo, Thomas Carr, Scott Dalton, Eddee Daniel, Carol S. Dass, John Davenport & Lincoln Phillips, Frances F. Denny, Jordan Dickinson, Gifford Ewing, Mario Rex Ferrara, Shannon Forsman, Emily Franklin, Angela Franks Wells, Stacy L. Gardner, Debora Giammarco, Tyler Haberkorn, Henrik Kam, Karen Kirkpatrick, Adam J. Long, Jason Maloney, Dan McCormack, Sheila Newbery, Jim Nickelson, Justin Nolan, Heather Oelklaus, Duncan Oja, Nancy Oliveri, Jackson Patterson, Stanley Raucher, Liz Relin, John Rich, Matt Roberts, Denis Roussel, Kris Sanford, David Simonton, Stephen Strom, Hansa Tangmanpoowadol, Maddison Tischler, Richard Van Pelt, Kathleen Velo, and Reed Weimer.
Download the free catalog on MagCloud here. Print editions are available for $15.00.
Special Mentions: Anna Agoston, Gary Appel, Lowell Baumunk, Melanie Bindon, Scott Bulger, Maureen Ruddy Burkhart, Mackenzie Carlson, Yuri Chicovsky, Patricia Christakos, Dave Defourneaux, Alexander Diaz, John Dubois, Hilary Duffy, Hank Fanelli, Mary Fashbaugh, Rebecca Finley, George Gati, Audrey Gilden, Susan Goldstein, Jeff Graves, Clifford Hawkes, Jay Hemphill, Kevin Hoth, Karen Hymer, Samantha Johnston, Christopher Jordan, Siobhan Keleher, Karen Kirkpatrick, Alice Kivlon, Patricia Barry Levy, Andrew Liccardo, Jason Maloney, Cameron Miller, Sydney Miller, Evan Miller, Zora Murff, German Murillo, Robert Newman, Sam Nguyen, Karoliina Paatos, Min Kim Park, Dallas Parkins, Kanthy Peng, Barbara Pettibone, Eric Rennie, Jenna Rice, Beth Riser, Frank Rodick, Kerry Rowand, Alison Smith, Michael Snively, Marco Spinner, Sally Stockhold, Naoto Takahashi, Denise Tarantino, Josh Trefethen, Josseline Van Nuffel, Mariana Vieira, Mike Whitely, Larry Winter, Don Wolfe, Ellen Yeiser.
A $500 purchase award will be given for Best of Show, chosen by the juror on site at CPAC. The selected image will become part of CPAC’s permanent photography collection. Three honorable mention awards will be made. An exhibition catalog will be published.
Works submitted must have been made within three years of the exhibition deadline. All lens-based media are eligible, including but not limited to images made by film or video camera, pinhole, scanner, screen-capture, digital camera, and any means of mobile photography. Entry is open to regional, national, and international artists, members and non-members of CPAC.
Juror Biography: Before joining the Denver Art Museum (DAM) as Curator of Photography and Media Arts in 2008, juror Eric Paddock spent 25 years as the Colorado Historical Society’s (CHS) Curator of Photography and Film. Paddock has created many highly regarded exhibitions for the DAM, most recently solo shows by Laura Letinsky and Robert Benjamin, and “Dirty Pictures,” a group show. He holds an MFA degree in photography from Yale University. In addition to his role at the DAM, Paddock has taught as a visiting professor of art history and photography for the University of Denver, the University of Colorado at Denver, and Colorado College, among others. Recent published essays include an introduction to the DAM/Fraenkel Gallery revised edition of Robert Adams’s “Prairie” (2011); Robert Benjamin’s “Notes From a Quiet Life” (Radius Books, 2012); and the forthcoming Chuck Forsman Book, “Walking Magpie” (George F. Thompson Books, 2013).
**The deadline for this call has past – please look for our next call for entry in the Spring of 2014!