Living Image 2019

January 26, 2020
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Halide Project

The Halide Project’s fourth annual juried exhibition showcases contemporary handcrafted photography from across the region, North America, and the world, including silver gelatin prints, cyanotype, gum bichromate, mordançage, polaroid, platinum-palladium, vandyke brown, mixed media, and more! Special thanks to Castellino’s Italian Market and Moore Brothers Wine Company for making our winter opening reception warm, and thanks to juror Kris Graves for joining to speak and celebrate!


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
Ben K. Voss + Midge Wattles
and Joan Wheeler


The Photo Review Prize: Geoffrey Agrons
The Artblog Prize: Joe Operhall
The Indie Photo Prize: Kyle Lang
Grand Prize: Paula Riff, who will feature a larger body of work in THP’s spring show!



  • Friday, December 6th, 6-8pm
    First Friday Preview
  • Saturday, December 7th, 5-9pm
    Opening Reception and Juror Talk (6:30pm) with Kris Graves
  • Sunday, December 15th, 2-4pm
    Anthotype Lecture with Ryan Strand Greenberg
    Registration Required
  • Thursday, January 16th, 3-4:30pm
    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.
    (closed Dec. 22nd – Jan. 2nd)



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

+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


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


Images featured above: Holding Kath, 3/18/18, 8 x10 Gelatin Silver Contact Print by Marco Lorenzetti, Anthotype by Ryan Strand Greenberg, and Living Image 2019 juror Kris Graves