Living Image 2019 Opening Reception and Juror Talk with Kris Graves

Date/Time
December 7, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
The Halide Project


The Halide Project’s fourth annual juried exhibition showcases contemporary handcrafted photography from across the region, North America, and abroad, including silver gelatin prints, cyanotype, gum bichromate, mordançage, polaroid, platinum-palladium, vandyke brown, mixed media, and more!

Please join us in celebrating at the opening reception Saturday, December 7th, from 5-9pm, with refreshments provided by Castellino’s Italian Market and Moore Brothers Wine Company. Prizes sponsored by The Photo Review, Artblog, and Indie Photo Lab will be announced, and one Grand Prize winner will be selected to receive a $250 cash prize along with the opportunity to show a larger body of work in The Halide Project’s annual invitational show in the spring.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣ We are honored to welcome exhibition juror Kris Graves, photographer and director of KGProjects, joining us to speak at the event.

LIVING IMAGE 2019

On view December 7th, 2019 – January 26th, 2020

featuring handcrafted photographic works by:

Geoffrey Agrons
Michael Cardinali
Noah Doely
Cristina Fontsaré
Morgan Ford Willingham
Susan M. Gordon
Rachel Guardiola
John Jackson
Ken Konchel
Parvathi Kumar


Kyle Lang
Mark C. Long
Marco Lorenzetti
Sara Marinangeli
Natsuko Matsumura
Natalie Obermaier
Lauren Oliver
Joe Operhall
Paula Riff


Leah Schretenthaler
Sara Silks
Georgia Smith
D.E.Todd
Ben K. Voss + Midge Wattles
and Joan Wheeler

 

EXHIBITION DATES AND EVENTS:

 

  • Friday, December 6th, 6-8pm
    First Friday Preview
  • Saturday, December 7th, 5-9pm
    Opening Reception and Juror Talk (6pm) with Kris Graves
  • Sunday, December 15th, 2-4pm
    Anthotype Lecture and Demo with Ryan Strand Greenberg
    Registration Required
  • Thursday, January 16th, 2-5pm
    Free visit to the Historical Medical Library archives at the Mütter Museum
    Registration Required
  • Sunday, January 19th, 2-5pm
    Informal Group Critique moderated by Dale Rio
    Registration Required
  • Open Gallery Hours:
    Fridays and Saturdays, 1-5pm, and by appointment through January 26th.

 

ABOUT THE JUROR:

Kris Graves is a photographer and publisher based in New York and London. He received his BFA in Visual Arts from S.U.N.Y. Purchase College and has been published and exhibited globally, including at the National Portrait Gallery in London, England; Aperture Gallery, New York; University of Arizona, Tucson; Blue Sky Gallery in Portland, Oregon; and Brooklyn Museum, New York; among others. Permanent collections include the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Brooklyn Museum, New York; The Wedge Collection, Toronto; and Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania. See more at www.krisgraves.com.

+KGP Books collaborates with artists to create limited edition publications and archival prints, focusing on contemporary photography and works on paper. They focus all of their publications on current world issues including, but not limited to race, policy, social awareness, feminism, culture, and wealth. See more at www.krisgravesprojects.com.

 


Living Image
is made possible with a grant from the Penn Treaty Special Services District. The Halide Project operates with the support from donors, members, and the Philadelphia Cultural Fund,

 

Images featured: Melancholia 3, wet plate collodion tintype by Caitlyn Soldan, Anthotype by Ryan Strand Greenberg, and Living Image 2019 juror Kris Graves