Master photographers on exhibit
The School of the Arts has opened a new exhibition featuring the finest works by some of the region's best photographers. "Atlanta's Master Photographers‚" which continues through June 27‚ includes mixed media‚ collage‚ large−scaled color and black−and−white works developed through a variety of processes.
(Sep 18, 2002) — "Visitors will see an array of forms‚ styles and techniques‚" said Assistant Professor
of Art Valerie Dibble‚ who co−curated the show with guest consultant/photographer
All of the exhibitors are members of the Atlanta Photography Group‚ a nonprofit organization which promotes the photographic arts through education‚ exhibitions‚ programming and support groups. Featured photographers include Bunnen‚ Kathryn Kolb‚ Wendy Phillips‚ Michael R. Reese‚ Susan J. Ross‚ Ted Maloof‚ Jamie Cook‚ Frank Hunter‚ John McWilliams‚ Charlie McCollers‚ Nancy Marshall‚ Corinne Adams‚ Nancy Floyd‚ Mark Maio‚ Elizabeth Turk‚ Manuel Llaneras‚ Lynn Linnemeier‚ Deborah Whitehouse‚ Richard Gess‚ Benita Carr‚ Connie Thalkin‚ Amalia Amaki‚ Gretchen Hupfel‚ Sheila Turner and Kennesaw State's campus photographer‚ Mimi Fittipaldi.
KSU curator Suzanne Talbott defines a "master" as "somebody who’s been working in the field for several years and either teaching or mentoring people."
Gallery hours are 11 a.m.−3 p.m. Monday−Thursday and 7−9 p.m. Wednesday−Thursday. The Fine Arts Gallery is located in the Joe Mack Wilson Building. For more information‚ call 770−499−3223.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.