Derek DiLuzio, Summer Color, 2005. Winner Flora & Fauna, 2nd AMPC-2005. Photograph Copyright Derek DiLuzio, All Rights Reserved.

Through a Unique Lens: Celebrating 10 Years of Appalachian Mountain Photography

The following information about this past Turchin Center exhibition is kept here for archival purposes only. This exhibition is not currently on display. View current and upcoming exhibitions.

Monday, July 1, 2013
Friday, August 2, 2013
Catherine Smith Gallery, Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts, Second Floor

A special exhibition in partnership with the Turchin Center and Outdoor Programs

This special exhibition takes a look at an in-depth catalog of the Southern Appalachia’s through artistic documentation over the past 10 years of the Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition (AMPC). This exhibition will feature a selection of photographs from photographers featured in the AMPC from the first nine years. Through a Unique Lens serves to simultaneously celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the Turchin Center and the AMPC competition in honor of the opening of the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts.

Over the past 10 years, the exhibition has featured 370 photographs by 199 photographers that showcase artistic interpretations of the unique character, people, places and pursuits that distinguish the Southern Appalachians. 

Photographers will include:  Andi Gelsthorpe, Ann Fitzsimmons, Lonnie Crotts, Derek Diluzio, Beth Dyer, Brenda Ellis, Dot Griffith, Eric Heistand, Kristian Jackson, Steven McBride, Patrick Pitzer, Amie Jo Platt, Richard Rapfogel, Maren Robinson, Nicole  Robinson, Joanne Senkus, Skip Sickler, Darron R. Silva, Dave Smaldone, Tommy Stine, Lynne Townsend, and Ben Weseman.

To view installation images of this exhibition visit our Installation Album on Flickr.

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