Call For Entry: On The Verge
May
23
to Jul 18

Call For Entry: On The Verge

Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is now accepting entries of photographic based images or projects for our On The Verge exhibition, highlighting beginning and early career photographic artists. This exhibition is open to all artists, 35 or under. Juror Mary Stanley will select 45 photographs to feature in this exhibition.

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Call For Entry: Airport Show 2019
May
23
to Jul 14

Call For Entry: Airport Show 2019

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Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is now taking submissions for our annual Airport Show. Juror Amy Miller will select 30 photographs to exhibit in the central atrium of the world’s busiest airport: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). ATL has an average of 260,000 visitors a day, making this an opportunity to have your photographs seen by literally millions of travelers from all over the world.

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Exhibition: Reverie
Jun
1
to Jul 6

Exhibition: Reverie

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Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is proud to present Reverie. Juried by Tim B. Wride, the William and Sarah Ross Soter Curator of Photography at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Florida, this exhibition presents photographic-based images or projects that play on the concept of Reverie, defined as a state of being lost in one's thoughts; a daydream or a chain of thoughts.

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Workshop: Gallery Relations & Portfolio Reviews
Jun
26
6:00 PM18:00

Workshop: Gallery Relations & Portfolio Reviews

Join us for a special Gallery Relations workshop hosted by Spalding Nix of Spalding Nix Fine Art and Mary Stanley of Mary Stanley Studio, independent curator, art consultant/collector, and president of Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP). In this two-part workshop, Nix and Stanley will candidly speak on topics such as approaching galleries, developing relationships and networking, and professionally presenting your work.

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Critique: Barbara Griffin
Aug
7
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Barbara Griffin

APG favorite Barbara Griffin returns to lead August’s discussion. Griffin is an independent Creative Director and Photo Editor. She serves as Board President for Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP), a non-profit arts organization which produces the largest annual community-oriented photo festival in the U.S.

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Workshop: Artist Statements & Bios 101
Jun
15
10:00 AM10:00

Workshop: Artist Statements & Bios 101

Presented by Susan Todd-Raque, this workshop is designed to help participants craft well-written artist statements and bios that are accessible and concise for their viewers. Attendees will be introduced to key elements of writing an artist statement and bio, learn common pitfalls to avoid, and participate in a writing session to improve their current statements.

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Critique: Greg Strelecki
Jun
5
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Greg Strelecki

Atlanta-based photographer Greg Strelecki leads the Critique Group this June. A graduate of the Art Center in Pasadena, Strelecki is currently the photography department head at The Creative Circus, where he teaches and mentors young talent. Join us for feedback on a project or individual images you would like reviewed.

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Workshop: Copyright Intro with Georgia Lawyers for The Arts
May
22
6:30 PM18:30

Workshop: Copyright Intro with Georgia Lawyers for The Arts

As a photographer, what steps can you take when you share your creative work to ensure that it is properly protected? Join Jayma Leath and Rob Poston, from Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, to discuss the fundamentals of copyright law, fair use, and specific types of contracts that help keep you in control of your creative content.

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Call For Entry: Summertime
May
10
to Jun 9

Call For Entry: Summertime

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Summer, one of four seasons, traditionally the second, marked by the longest and typically hottest days of the year due to the inclination of the Earth and thermal lag. Summertime, APG’s exhibition, aims to feature photographs depicting views of Summertime, be they real or imagined, conceptual or concrete, somewhere or anywhere, in between.

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Critique: Michael Reese
May
1
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Michael Reese

Michael Reese returns to lead the Critique Group this May. Join us for feedback on a project you would like reviewed. Wine and light refreshments are served. Critique Group is for members only, but we welcome an exploratory visit. Participants are limited to 6 prints, sizes should be 8” x 10” up to no larger than 17” x 22.” If you’d like to present your work, put your name on the sign-up sheet when you arrive. Critiques are timed so everyone gets equal consideration. No work? No problem, observing is just as valuable.

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Critique: Christina Price Washington
Apr
3
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Christina Price Washington

Christina Price Washington will lead the APG Critique Group on April 3rd. Join us for feedback on a project you would like reviewed. Wine and light refreshments are served. 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.

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Field Trip: High Museum Photography Exhibitions with Gregory Harris
Mar
28
9:45 AM09:45

Field Trip: High Museum Photography Exhibitions with Gregory Harris

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.

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Exhibition: Southern Currents
Mar
9
to Apr 20

Exhibition: Southern Currents

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.

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Opening Reception: Southern Currents
Mar
9
6:00 PM18:00

Opening Reception: Southern Currents

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.

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Critique: Elizabeth Turk
Mar
6
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Elizabeth Turk

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.

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Speaking of Photography: Le'Andra LeSeur
Mar
1
11:45 AM11:45

Speaking of Photography: Le'Andra LeSeur

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.

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Exhibition: Portfolio 2019
Feb
8
to Mar 16

Exhibition: Portfolio 2019

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.

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Critique: Rose M Barron
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Rose M Barron

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.

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Critique: Ryan Nabulsi
Jan
9
7:00 PM19:00

Critique: Ryan Nabulsi

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.  

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Call For Entry: Southern Currents
Dec
21
to Feb 10

Call For Entry: Southern Currents

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.

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