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SOUTH PHILLY: PRETTY AND GRITTY
open call juried by Jason Chen

May 8th - 30th
Opening Reception: May 8, 2019, 6-8pm

A juried open call for artwork of all mediums celebrating the flavors, colors, and communities that make South Philly so unique and vibrant! — It’s our love letter to our community <3

ABOUT THE JUROR:
Jason Chen is originally from Guangzhou, China. He received his BFA in Animation from the University of Arts in 2008. Jason is a Philadelphia based Photographer specializing in Fashion, Editorial, and Alternative Process Photography. He is the Co-Founder of Paradigm Gallery + Studio and Juggling Wolf (a film and animation production studio). Jason’s work has been displayed in galleries and venues including: Paradigm Gallery + Studio, Crane Arts, The Light Room Gallery, Trust Gallery, Kimmel Center, and Commerce Square.

PRIZES:
1st prize - $150 cash
2nd prize - 1 year Premium Membership ($125 value)
3rd prize - 1 year General Membership ($75 value)
(Prizes will be awarded by our special guest: Philadelphia City Councilman Mark Squilla!)

 

DVAA thanks our local sponsors for supporting this South Philly themed exhibition!