TPS Calendar of Events
Image © Cheryl Medow [Santa Monica, CA]
TPS 23 accepted entries accepted entries announced. Cheryl Medow [Santa Monica CA] awarded First Place. Other awardees are: Second Place - Dolores Smart, Santa Fe NM; Third Place - Diana Bloomfield, Raleigh NC, Honorable Mentions: Linda Alterwitz-Mizrahi, Las Vegas, NV; Peter B. Graff, Wichita Falls, TX; John Lockhart, Austin, TX; Dale Niles, Fayetteville, GA; and Paul Sisson, Arvada, CO. Thank you to all who entered, we appreciate your support and congratulations to the awardees.
After two decades of exceptional contributions to the Texas Photographic Society, D. Clarke Evans has decided to retire from his position as President, effective January 2014, when he will assume the meritorious title of President Emeritus. Under his visionary leadership, TPS became a model non-profit organization, garnering the society State Wide Provider Status from the Texas Commission on the Arts. The Board of Directors of TPS proudly recognizes the exemplary leadership of D. Clarke Evans over the past twenty years!
Amy Holmes George, former Vice President of the TPS Board, will transition into the Presidency. And, Clarke has graciously agreed to assist the Board as it forges ahead under new leadership.
Read an interview with new TPS President Amy Holmes George on the I Love Texas Photo website.
TPS 2014 Print Program photographers for 2014 have been selected. Members joining at the Friend, or Benefactor levels may choose from an exclusive selection of fine prints by prominent, contemporary photographers. This year's artists are: Cheryl Medow (Santa Monica, CA), Craig Barber (Woodstock, New York), Lupita Murillo Tinnen (Oak Point, Texas), Fran Forman (Watertown, Massachusetts), and Ann George (Shreveport, Louisiana). See more prints.
Susan kae Grant to jury TPS 23: The International Competition. Emailed entries are due February 7, with notice of accepted entries emailed and posted on the TPS website on February 26. The show will be exhibited from April 4 thru 27 at A Smith Gallery in Johnson City, Texas, with a reception on April 26. For details on entering the show.
Steve Houston wins West Texas: A Sense of Place Show. The photographic competition was juried by Amanda Smith, Owner of A Smith Gallery in Johnson City, Texas. To see list of accepted entrants. To see a gallery of accepted images.
Dianne Yudelson [Pleasanton, CA] won First Place in TPS's 26th Annual Members' Only Show. Juror Elizabeth Krist selected 43 images by 43
artists for the show. Paul Greenberg [Dallas, TX], won Second Place, and Perry Dilbeck [Locust Grove, GA], Third Place. Honorable Mentions are: Mariana Bartolomeo [Tucson, AZ], Maureen Ruddy Burkhart [Longmont, CO], Larry E. Fink [Abilene, TX], Ellen Jantzen [St. Louis, MO], and Stan Raucher [Seattle WA]. To see a list of accepted entrants.
To see a gallery of gallery of accepted images.
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Upcoming Members' Exhibits & Events
Image © Mary Ellen Mark [New York, NY]
San Francisco, CA. AWE Gallery. Adrienne Defendi [Palo Alto, CA] collaborates with four photographers and presents an experimental photographic show entitled, Affinities: A Collaboration, thru February 23.
New York, NY. Leica Gallery. 212-777-3051. Coney Island/Harlem: A Portrait of Two Communities, thru February 22.
San Francisco, CA. Corden|Potts Gallery. 415-781-0110. Quietude by Max Kellenberger, [San Francisco, CA] thru March 1.
Santa Fe, NM. VERVE Gallery Presents Diffusion. 505-982-5009. A Five-Year Retrospective, thru April 26.
More Members' Exhibits.
Upcoming Members' Workshops
Image © Rick Allred [Santa Fe, NM]
Fort Worth. Street Photography: Capturing the Rhythm of Life with Randy Siegler [Granbury].
Houston. Using Your Flash with Galina Kurlat, Feb 23, 2pm-7pm.
Houston. Inside the Collector's Mind: What Every Photographer, Collector and Photography Enthusiast
Needs to Know!
March 19, 2014, 10am-1pm.
Creative Publishing: Artist-Made Books and Electronic Photo Books.
March 24, 2014, 10 am-1pm.
Dallas. Hands-on Introduction to the Bromoil Process
Sun to Moon Gallery with Jill Skupin Burkholder [Palenville, NY].
April 7, 9am-4:30pm.
Dallas. Encaustic Techniques for Photographers Sun to Moon Gallery with Jill Skupin Burkholder [Palenville, NY]. April 8 & April 9, 9:00am-4:30pm.
More Members' Workshops.
Recent Members' News
Image © Max Kellenberger [San Francisco, CA]
Max Kellenberger [San Francisco] has a show at Corden|Potts Gallery 49 Geary Street in
San Francisco, CA from January 16 to March 1.
Fran Forman [Boston, MA] images were selected at Artwork of the Week by Pucker Gallery. To view her images.
Richard Orton [Nacogdoches, TX] has a book being published in the fall, The Upshaws of County Line: An American Family, by University of North Texas Press.
Len Speier [New York] has a solo show in Calumet Gallery in NYC, February 1-15, 2014. Also, Len Speier "Lady" in Red!" image has been accepted in the Final Round for the exhibition in the ONWARD Compe Conference in Philadelphia, March 1 - 2, 2014.
More Members' News.