Friday, September 10, 2010

Spectra: New Abstract Photography, Silver Eye Center for Photography



Silver Eye Center for Photography

Main Gallery: September 7 - November 13

Spectra: New Abstract Photography

Opening Reception: Saturday, September 11, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Spectra: New Abstract Photography presents recent work by five contemporary artists — Christopher Bucklow, Ellen Carey, Mariah Robertson, Jonathan Lewis and Jason Salavon — each of whom explore the richness of photographic color materials and abstraction from a variety of formal and conceptual perspectives.

The guest curator is Lisa Kurzner, an independent curator and photo historian based in Cleveland, Ohio.

This exhibition is generously supported by the Allegheny Regional Asset District, The Grable Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Anonymous, and Silver Eye members.

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