April 1 – May 4, 2019
Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Gallery
Exhibition and Art Sales: April 1 - May 4, 2019
Opening Reception & Awards: Sunday, March 31, 3-5 pm
Being There, Black and White is a juried regional exhibition of black and white photography, featuring original photographs from artists living in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Juried for selection and awards by Ms. Laurie Beck Peterson, prizes will be announced during the March 31 reception, where visitors can view the work and meet attending photographers.
Laurie Beck Peterson, Juror of Awards
Laurie Beck Peterson is a commercial photographer and non-silver printmaker living in Philadelphia. Currently, Laurie teaches non-silver photography at The University of the Arts and photo process at Tyler School of Art. She is a past board member of First Person Arts. She also teaches private workshops in alternative process photography.
Her work appears in numerous private and public collections and is included in the books Gum Printing, A Step-By-Step Manual, Highlighting Artists and Their Creative Practice, by Christina Z. Anderson, and Portraits, by Santa Fe Photographic Workshops.
Professional affiliations: The Print Center, ASMP, APA, and SPE.
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