Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is proud to present Southern Currents, a group exhibition at Johns Creek Art Center, juried by current and former APG Executive Directors Judith Pishnery and Beth Lilly. Each artist featured in the exhibition presents their view of the South, which includes spaces, faces and places, from traditional to imagined.
Gain fresh perspectives with APG and associate curator Gregory Harris for an inside look at the High Museum’s current photography exhibitions: Look Again: 45 Years of Collecting Photography and William Christenberry: Time & Texture. Harris will give an insider’s look at both exhibitions. It’s a great opportunity to visit and discuss the exhibitions and with the curator.
Christina Price Washington returns to lead the Critique Group this April. Her work has been featured in Slow Exposures, curated by Brett Abbott and Julian Cox – former curators of photography at the Paul J. Getty Museum; Rising Movers & Shakers of the Georgia Arts Scene at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Georgia; Art Basel Miami, FL.
Please join us for a talk with Southern Currents jurors Judith Pishnery and Beth Lilly, where they will discuss the process for selecting the artists and their images for the exhibition and take questions regarding the included photographs.
Please join us for the opening reception for Southern Currents, a group exhibition at Johns Creek Art Center, juried by current and former APG Executive Directors Judith Pishnery and Beth Lilly. Each artist featured in the exhibition presents their view of the South, which includes spaces, faces and places, from traditional to imagined.
Elizabeth Turk returns to lead the Critique Group this March. Turk is a photography professor at the Atlanta campus of the Savannah College of Art and Design. Her work is in the permanent collections of the High Museum of Art, Polaroid Corporate Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, and others.
Join Atlanta Photography Group (APG) and SCAD/Atlanta for a special presentation by multidisciplinary artist Le’Andra LeSeur. LeSeur will give a brief introduction into her artistic journey and practice, to be followed by a screening of her project brown, carmine, and blue, which received the prestigious Juried Grand Prize at Artprize 10 in Grand Rapids, MI.
Please join us for a talk with Executive Director & Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography and Portfolio 2019 juror Paula Tognarelli, where she will discuss her process for selecting the artists and their images for the exhibition and take questions regarding the guidelines for the show itself.
Please join us for the opening reception for Portfolio 2019, an exhibition juried by Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director and Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography. Five exceptional artists were chosen to represent the best of contemporary photography from a national call for entries.
APG is pleased to present Portfolio 2019, an exhibition juried by Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director and Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography. Five exceptional artists were chosen to represent the best of contemporary photography from a national call for entries.
APG welcomes Rose M Barron as our February Critique Group leader. Barron’s photographs were recently featured in a solo exhibition, Sweet Dreams and Nightmares, in APG’s Maloof Gallery. Barron currently works at the Art Institute of Atlanta as a part-time adjunct professor in the Foundations and Photography depts.
Join artist and curator Beth Lilly as she presents the work of today’s most influential photographic artists. This three-part workshop will not only look at the work of both fast-rising and well-established artists but will also review and analyze how they present their photographs in exhibitions and on websites.
APG welcomes Ryan Nabulsi to lead his first critique group session. Nabulsi is based in Atlanta where he freelances and teaches at Gwinnett Technical College. His work tends to experiment with photographic possibilities merging analog and digital technologies to create unexpected forms.
As a part of the APG’s off-site, community engagement, artists are invited to submit entries for Southern Currents, a juried exhibition at John’s Creek Art Center. The Center can host a broad range of sizes and types of photographic art. Current and former APG Executive Directors, Judith Pishnery and Beth Lilly, will serve as jurors and will select the images for exhibition.
APG is proud to present Student Prize 2018, a juried group exhibition supporting the work of student photographic artists in Georgia: Haley Bowlt (University of North Georgia), Tony Smart (Georgia State University), and Andrew Turner (Columbus State University).
APG is looking for strong, cohesive bodies of work for our most prestigious exhibition: Portfolio 2019. Although there is no theme, images submitted should represent a single project, idea, or vision. We will consider still images from all processes, both traditional and digital.
Our annual Small Works show + Holiday Artist Market showcasing photography-based items, which could be any artist-crafted, photo-based item, including notecards, unframed prints, jewelry, mixed media, books, etc, just in time for the holidays. All items are for sale at gift giving prices and available to take home at the time of purchase. Join us for the gallery exhibition and market and a bit of holiday cheer.
In this two-part workshop, Dawkins and Casadonte will speak on topics such as approaching galleries, developing relationships and networking, and professionally presenting your work. Following discussion, each artist will have the opportunity to meet with Dawkins or Casadonte for a 15-minute portfolio review session.
Forest McMullin returns to lead the Critique Group this November. McMullin is a freelance photographer, consultant, and photographic educator based in Atlanta, Georgia. For over twenty-five years he has been providing distinctive photographs to Fortune 500 corporations, graphic design firms, advertising agencies, and numerous business and general interest magazines.
Led by Atlanta-based photographer and educator Allison Jarek, this workshop will help to explain and clarify various archival presentation techniques, including matting, mounting, floating, and framing. Jarek will also give in-depth demonstrations on how to cut your own mattes and mount your prints using an archival positionable mounting adhesive.
Part two of the Directions in Contemporary Photography workshop is structured around understanding the institutions, galleries, publications, and blogs that collect and disseminate the world of photography around us.
For this non-juried Small Works show, members are invited to bring framed prints to the Gallery to sell during the holiday season, and, rather than waiting until the end of the exhibition, buyers will be able to take home their artwork directly after purchase. Special to this year’s exhibition will be an Artist Market for your photography-based gift items, which could be any artist-crafted, photo-based item.
Led by Atlanta-based photographer and eductor Alex Christopher Williams, this workshop is an introduction into photography's contemporary issues, materials, practices, presentations and styles. This class deconstruct the fundamental elements of a photograph, while reviewing a list of photographers who exemplify each element.
Please join us for the opening reception of Rachel Reese Selects + Rose Barron: Sweet Dreams and Nightmares. Juried by Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Telfair Museum, Rachel Reese, Selects features work from 27 artists. Sweet Dreams and Nightmares features new work by artist Rose Barron inspired by historic paintings and literary references.
APG presents its annual selects exhibition, featuring work curated by Rachel Reese, the Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Telfair Museums in Savannah, Georgia. Concurrently, in the Ted & Gloria Maloof Gallery, APG presents Sweet Dreams and Nightmares, a solo exhibition of new work by artist Rose Barron.
APG’s new executive director Judith Pishnery leads the October meeting of the Critique Group - at its new time of 7pm. Pishnery received her MA and MFA graduate degrees from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). She has served on the board of APA, the Advisory Board of ACP and has been involved on the Board of Directors of ACP since 1998.