Submit Photographs to Light Work’s TOO HARD TO KEEP (SYRACUSE)

26 Jan
Submit Photographs to Light Work’s TOO HARD TO KEEP (SYRACUSE)

Photography Submissions Due February 22 To Light Work Too Hard to Keep (Syracuse) is a communal archival installation for photographs, photo-objects, and digital files to exist when they are too difficult to destroy yet remain too hard or painful to hold on to. Submissions will be accepted by February 22, 2013 for the exhibition that

26 Jan
Contemporary fine art photography: “Between,” Beijing, Winter. Steve Giovinco

Fine art photograph made in Beijing, China, during a very, very cold evening at twilight as the sun just set in a park.  Taken with a tripod, with an exposure of probably several seconds (Steve Giovinco).

26 Jan
List of Art Grants, Awards, Residencies, For Fine Art Photographer, Emerging Artists, Painters

I recently came across a great list of awards, art grants, and some residencies.  Although its old, its a very complete and is an excellent resource for fine art photographers, emerging artists, fine art painters. The list of art grants: 

24 Jan
Contemporary Fine Art Photography Chelsea Openings: Ezra Stoller at Yossi Milo, Michael Benson at Hasted Kraeutler Gallery, Zwelethu Mthethwa at Jack Shainman Gallery

Ezra Stoller at Yossi Milo Gallery The evening’s chill did not dissuade hard-core fine art photography enthusiasts from making the frigid Chelsea trek.  First stop was Yossi Milo and American architectural photographer Ezra Stoller.  What is most striking about many of the black and white vintage photographs is seeing what American once was and once

17 Jan
Chelsea Art Gallery Openings: Contemporary Painting and Sculpture at Haunch of Venison; Fine Art Photography At ClampArt

Chelsea Art Gallery Openings: Contemporary Painting and Sculpture at Haunch of Venison After visiting Laurie Frick’s group show at Westbeth, an artist-friend whom I met at Yaddo, who’s interesting wall piece represented GPS movements through Brooklyn, I headed to the still curiously titled Haunch of Venison on West Twenty-First Street. Two highlights were Patricia Piccinni’s stunningly odd

12 Jan
The Year in Contemporary Photography: 2012 Highlights of Shows, Events and News

2012 in fine art photography had many highlights.  Here are some picks from the last year. Holy Motors and Contemporary Fine Art Photography Although a film, Holy Motors explores many contemporary fine art photography concepts prevalent today.  The film seems to ask: are we all just playing a role?   Much of this exuberant and indescribable

11 Jan
NYFA/New York Foundation for the Arts 2013 Application Work Sample Seminar

NYFA Grant Application Work Sample Seminar New York Foundation for the Arts Program Officer, Christa Blatchford, conducting a Work Sample Seminar at Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center in Buffalo, NY. There are some interesting and helpful tidbits for applying for the NYFA grant.     

10 Jan
2013 Fine Art Photography: Chelsea Openings at Tanya Bonakdar, Julie Saul Gallery

Fine art photography was on view in Chelsea as the 2013 season starts (many are happy to see 2012 go; lingering remnants of Hurricane Sandy remain in the form of still-dark galleries). Sabine Hornig at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery Starting at Tanya Bonakdar Gallery’s main floor gallery are photo sculptural installations and traditional photographic prints by German artist