InVision Community Photo Exhibition

November 1 – January 9, 2022 2021-11-01 09:00:00 2022-01-09 09:00:00 15 InVision Community Photo Exhibition Studio 102 true MM/DD/YYYY
Venue: Studio 102

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ArtsQuest invites members of the community to bring their best photographs and pin them up on the Community Photo Exhibition, located in the Gallery 104 space on the 1st floor of the Banana Factory Arts Center. Entry into this community exhibition is free and is a fast and easy way to show off your photography skills during InVision! Four prints in the prize categories below will be selected and announced via the Banana Factory's Instagram on our December First Friday, December 3rd, at 6 PM. Winner’s will also be notified via email and will receive a $50* prize.

  • Best Portrait
  • Best Landscape/Wildlife
  • Best Conceptual/Abstract
  • Best Photo-based/Multimedia (a photograph combined with another medium, such as drawing or painting, or a photo-based collage work)

Each participant is allowed to submit up to two, unframed, photos during business hours between Monday, November 1, 2021 and Sunday, January 8, 2022. The maximum size limit for prints is 8X10. Please put your name, e-mail, and telephone number on the back of your print. Photographs must adhere to ArtsQuest content guidelines: photos may not contain nudity, violent or offensive subject matter. ArtsQuest reserves the right to remove photos deemed inappropriate.

Participants can pick up their prints at the Banana Factory Arts Center for up to two weeks following the close of the exhibition (January 9-23, 2022) After this time, ArtsQuest is not responsible for submitted photographs.

*Winners must provide ArtsQuest with a completed W-9 for payment

About the Juror

Michael Barone has been a professional photographer for over 30 years after receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts in photography from the University of Delaware. Barone approaches each photograph as an expression of artistic excellence. He believes that the best images come from understanding the subject and the particular needs of each clients. Barone uses his artistic training and the tools of modern photography to create work that meets his exacting artistic standards. Over his career Barone has photographed the human form in all its beauty and sensuality, showing a depth of emotion that brings the subject to life. His work has been shown internationally and has won numerous awards and has also published two books of his work. He is now a resident of the Lehigh Valley and besides fine art photography, Michael specializes in commercial portraits and product photography.

Drop-In workshops!

Throughout the run of the exhibition, join various ArtsQuest Teaching Artists for drop-in style workshops to complete projects inspired by photography and the photographic process. Participants have the option to keep their print or add it to the community wall for the duration of the exhibition.

Photo pictured is from 2018's Community Photo Exhibition, artist Joan Pasternak

Venue Information
Studio 102
Banana Factory
25 W Third Street

Bethlehem, PA 18015
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