photo by Lori Waselchuk

photo by Lori Waselchuk

Open Lens V

a juried group photography exhibition in Gallery 1
February 17th - March 10th


Opening Reception: Feb. 17th, 1-5pm
Juried by Lori Waselchuk

Open Lens V is the fifth installment of Da Vinci Art Alliance's annual photo arts juried competition. The resulting exhibition will be a survey of the current state of contemporary photography and photo arts. As such, this competition is open to all photographic mediums, exploring any subject matter.

Open Lens V is open to both DVAA members and non-members.


Juried Artists:

Alec Rogers 
Amanda Abramson 
Andrew R Walker
Angelo Benedetto 
Beatrice Joyner 
Bob Moysan 
Brent Reaney
Carlos C. Chan 
Eddie Goldstein 
Edward Keer 

Elena Bouvier 
Ellen Rosenberg
Erika Kuciw 
James Izlar 
Janalyn Kidd 
Jennifer Brinton Robkin 
Jessica Mersky 
Jose A Mazariegos 
Kenneth White 
Maria Möller 

Martin Bernard Bernstein
Michael D Jicha 
Philip DUTCH D Bagley 
Rachael Switalski 
Rob Lybeck 
Sarah R. Bloom
Stephen Waldinger 
Susan M. Gordon 
Virginia Lockman


ABOUT THE JUROR:
Lori Waselchuk is a Philadelphia-based photographer, videographer, and multidisciplinary artist. Through photography, video, and multimedia, Waselchuk tells stories that connect and engage communities. As a freelance photojournalist, Waselchuk's photographs have appeared in magazines and newspapers worldwide, including Newsweek, LIFE, The New York Times, and The Los Angeles Times. She has done photography work with several international aid organizations including CARE, the UN World Food Program, Médecins Sans Frontières, and the Vaccine Fund. Currently Waselchuk is the Exhibitions and Programs Coordinator at the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center.

PRIZES:
1st prize - $150 cash
2nd prize - 1 year Premium Membership ($125 value)
3rd prize - 1 year General Membership ($75 value)

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE:
Submission Deadline: Jan. 27th
Artist Notification: Feb. 4th
Artwork Delivery: Feb. 10th, 11am-1pm & Feb. 13th, 6-8pm
Opening Reception: Feb. 17th, 1-5pm
Run Dates: Feb. 17th - March 10th
Artwork Pick Up: March 10th, 5-7pm & March 11th, 6-8pm