This annual, juried photography competition
is open to all residents of Connecticut and is
highly regarded for excellence statewide. IMAGES
2013 is the 32nd annual competition and exhibition. IMAGES celebrates the art of photography in its many aspects, formats and technologies and encourages excellence among photographic artists. IMAGES is the only annual, statewide, professionally juried competition and exhibition open to all Connecticut photographers. All photographers with a passion and dedication to photography as an art form are invited to submit work for consideration by a distinguished panel of professionals. Judges for this annual competition bring varying areas of expertise to the review of photographs and have included educators, curators, photographers, critics and gallery owners.
Dad #1 by Shona Curtis
IMAGES 2013 Dates:
All events take place at the Guilford Art Center, 411 Church Street, Guilford, CT.
Artists' Award Reception: Sunday, March 24, 3pm - 5pm (Awards presented at 4pm)
Exhibition: Monday, March 25 through Saturday, April 13, Noon - 4pm daily, Thursdays until 8pm.
Gallery Talk, Tuesday, April 2, 7pm - 9pm.
Photographers Juried into IMAGES 2013.
Click here for samples of Artist's Statements.
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IMAGES 2013 Award Winners
Congratulations to the First Honors recipients of the 31st annual photography show:
Avital Greener-Oakdale; Sandy Hale-Windham; Jackie Heitchue-Madison; Caren Winnal-Riverside; Honorable Mention Recipients are: Ariel Barocas-Mayer-Guilford; Peter Bosco-Old Greenwich; Liz Calvi-West Hartford; Peter Cooperman-Avon: Jim Elting-Madison; Serle Epstein-Madison; Karin Hillmer-Norwalk; David Ottenstein-New Haven; Rommel Pecson-Ridgefield; Bernard Perry-Westport; R. J. Phil-East Hampton; Lawrence Russ-Southport. The Ann Christensen Award winner is Penny Cook-Bridgeport. The major sponsor of IMAGES 2013 is
Yale-New Haven Hospital with additional support from CT Office of the Arts, and Sennheiser Electronic Corporation. There were 143 submitting
photographers and 760 photographs. The exhibition
represents 76 photographers and 118 photos.
Thank you to jurors Martin Axon-Photographer, Platinum Printer, Publisher-Madison, CT; Joshua Chuang, Associate Curator of Photographs-Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven; and Mary Ann Lynch-Photographer, Writer, Publisher/Combinations Press-Saratoga Springs, NY.
IMAGES at CT Hospice:
At the close of the show at the Mill Gallery of the Guilford Art Center, many of the wonderful photographs from IMAGES2013 will be re-installed for a month long exhibition at CT Hospice in Branford. 2013 dates are April 18 - May 15.