Tag: Texas Woman’s University
“In this exhibition, I have arranged the works in thematic ‘families’ as a way of emphasizing how shared creative inspiration can lead to such enormously varied expression in the finished piece. Like different pitches in a chorus, they enhance each other’s voice by being near one another. I have sought to choose books that are a balanced orchestration of all their elements, communicating on many levels – from nuanced color to unexpected touch to layered or visual text. Take time to let them unfold slowly, and read them not only with your eyes, but with your esprit, and all of your senses.” – Ruth R. Rogers, Curator of Special Collections, Wellesley College
The exhibition will be up, January 21 to February 15, 2013.
East & West Galleries / Department of Visual Arts
Lecture by Ruth Rogers: January 22, 4:00-5:00 pm / TWU Denton Campus, Ann Stuart Science Complex Lecture Hall (ASSC 259) [campus map]
“Established in 2001 and organized by the graduate photography students at Texas Woman’s University and the Photographic Artists’ Coalition (a student-run photography organization), the annual Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition provides a national venue for the exhibition of artistic expression as seen through the eye of the camera. Photographers from throughout the United States are invited to submit entries for the exhibition, then works are juried by an invited professional in the photographic field. The exhibition is on view to the public at the Texas Woman’s University Fine Arts Galleries every Spring semester.
Juror: Sarah Kennel, Associate Curator, Department of Photographs, National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.
Exhibition Dates: February 21 to March 2, 2013
JEG 2012 Solo Show Award Winner: Nadia Sablin
This exhibition is open to anyone creating photographic images. All photographic and related processes are encouraged including digital, non-silver and photographic book arts. Pieces must not exceed 60” in any dimension.
Submissions must be individual JPG’s sized at 72 dpi with 800 pixels in the longest dimension. Files must be named with the artists’ last name, first name and number of submission shown on entry form (e.g. Smith_Jane_1.jpg, underscores required) please go to twuvisualarts.slideroom.com for further application instructions and requirements.
Artists may submit up to five images for $35.00 (up to five additional images may be entered for $45.00). Images of accepted entries may be used for publicity purposes and for presentation of the exhibition on the TWU website. All fees are non-refundable and will be considered a donation to the Joyce Elaine Grant Endowment.”
Submit online via SlideRoom here: twuvisualarts.slideroom.com.
For more information, download a PDF of the brochure here.
“Established in 2001 and organized by the graduate photography students at Texas Woman’s University and the Photographic Artsit’s Coalition (a student-run photography organization), the annual Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition provides a national venue for the exhibition of artistic expression as seen through the eye of the camera. Photgraphers from throughout the United States are invited to submit entries for the exhibition.
The exhibition will be on view to the public at the Texas Woman’s University Fine Arts Gallery February 21 through March 28, 2012.
The exhibition and endowment was established by Christine Shank and a small group of graduate students and named in memory of the mother of Professor Susan kae Grant. Exhibition proceeds fund the Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition Endowment which supports photography scholarships for future graduate students in the Department of Visual Arts.”
Juror: Anne Lyden
“Anne Lyden is an Associate Curator at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. She is one of six curators in the Museum’s renowned Department of Photographs, which was established in 1984 and has a collection of approximately 100,000 objects emphasizing the first 150 years of the medium. A native of Scotland, Ms. Lyden received her Master of Arts degree in the history of art from the University of Glasgow and her Master of Arts in museum studies from the University of Leicester, England. Since joining the Getty in 1996, she has curated numerous exhibitions drawn from the Museum’s permanent collection, including the work of Hill and Adamson, P.H. Emerson, Frederick H. Evans, John Humble, and Paul Strand. She is currently working on an exhibition, “Narrative Interventions in Photography,” which will open in October 2011 and feature the work of Eileen Cowin, Carrie Mae Weems, and Simryn Gill. She is the author of several books including, Railroad Vision: Photography, Travel and Perception (2003), and most recently, The Photographs of Frederick H. Evans (2010).”