Local photographers exhibit at Carriage Barn Arts Center 38th annual show
NEW CANAAN — The community is invited to view and celebrate the work of several local photographers whose work is included in the 38th annual Photography Show at the Carriage Barn Arts Center in Waveny Park.
An opening reception will take place Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m. The exhibit will be on view through Feb. 18. Most of the photographs are for sale, and a portion of sales benefits the arts center.
Over 700 images were submitted for consideration and about 110 pieces were selected.
The show was juried by Allison Brant, director of the Brant Foundation Art Study Center in Greenwich, and Carl Fuldner, photography department fellow at the Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven. They will be at the opening reception and present an award for their Best In Show selection.
The exhibiting artists include professional, amateur and student photographers from throughout Connecticut and beyond. New Canaan photographers with work accepted into the show include Audrey Bloom, Elise Skye Curren, Dutch Doscher, David Hurwitt, Margaret Lewis, Charlotte Mayer, Jeanne McDonagh, Samantha Pepe, Christopher Prescott, Jeanna Shepard and Madeleine Wilson.
Sponsored by the New Canaan Society for the Arts, the exhibit is supported by Bankwell, Walter Stewart’s Market and Stewart’s Spirits. Additional support is provided by Milford Camera and Rockwell Art & Framing.
Admission is free. Gallery hours are Wednesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m.