May 16, 2017 > Inspirational images at PhotoCentral Spring Exhibit
Inspirational images at PhotoCentral Spring Exhibit
Submitted By Oliver Klink
Hayward Area Recreation Districts PhotoCentral presents the PhotoCentral Spring Exhibition, currently on display. This eclectic group show is an annual event for PhotoCentral and features a wide variety of works from over 50 artists.
Joe Decker traveled to South Georgia to capture the image Penguin at Sunrise, which was selected by judges Danny Sanchez (Themes and Projects Gallery, San Francisco) and Margaretta Mitchell (Fine Art Photographer, Oakland) as a Grand Prize winner.
Bhutan is known for its Gross National Happiness (GNH) and Lisa DÕAlessandro traveled to a remote village in Eastern Bhutan to find the gem Boy with Kittens, Merak, Bhutan. The photo received an Award of Excellence.
Holi is one of the major festivals in India and thousands gather to celebrate the event. In a special installation, Oliver Klinks Award of Excellence winner Beats of Holi is part of a visual, tactual, and sound installation, which gives the viewers the feel of what it is like to attend the festival of color.
Tatiana by John Thacker received Honorable Mention and uses a unique way of printing (Carbon Transfer) exhibited at the Spring Show.
Other contributing artists include Hollie Adamic, David Bacon, Michael Belew, Roger Berry, Austin Brewin, Sanford Carnahan, Susan Carnahan, Larry Chan, Robert Chavez, Arlyn Christopherson, Denise Cicuto, Carolyn Dashiell, Gene Dominique, Lois Elling, Bruce Folck, Phillip Garbutt, David Gilliss, Jan Hagan, Wendy Hannum, Glenn Hemanes, Juanita Hemanes, Arnold Clayton Henderson, Tom Hicks, Susan Honda Eady, Vaughn Hutchings, Geir Jordahl, Irene Jordahl, Kate Jordahl, Jessica Judd, Laura Kenny, Suzanne Lacey, Laura Mah, Lala Mamedov, Richard Man, Alexander Marcopulous, Maria Morales, Yanira Morales, Bill Moy, Mark Overgaard, Dannette Petersen, Craig Pratt, Susan Quinn, Steve Robinson, Alan Rubinstein, Jim Smith, Joan Sperans, Terry Stough, Michael Thompson, John Trone, Liza Turchinsky, Sonia Underdown, John Van Winkle, Teri Vershel, Ronald Walton, Elizabeth Wilson and more.
Come to PhotoCentral and see over 150 inspiring works! Celebrating its 30th Anniversary, the Spring Show is one of the longest running photography exhibits in the Bay Area, and an event not to be missed!
The show runs until Saturday, June 10 with PhotoCentral Gallery open on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday and by appointment. For more information, please contact PhotoCentral at (510) 881-6721 and email@example.com. Visit online at www.photocentral.org where you will find information on exhibits, classes, workshops and other events.
PhotoCentral Spring Exhibition
Saturday, Apr 29 Ð Saturday, Jun 10
Monday 5 p.m. Ð 10 p.m., Tuesday & Thursday 10 a.m. Ð 1 p.m.
1099 E St, Hayward