On View in the Bear Gallery: December 6 – December 21
Opening Reception: Friday, December 6, 5-7pm
Join Fairbanks Arts for the 2019 First Friday Opening Reception of Rarefied Light, a juried exhibition sponsored by Alaska Photographic Center, Anchorage – the largest annual fine art photography exhibition in the state. Out of 525 entries, New York City based juror Bob Salcha selected 55 photographs by 34 artists for inclusion in this year’s exhibition – 9 of whom are from Alaska’s Interior! ! Help our local artists celebrate their success in a state-wide contest by visiting the Bear Gallery on Friday, December 6, between 5pm and 7pm for the opening reception!
Guest juror Bob Sacha, New York City, selected 55 photographs by 34 artists for inclusion in this year’s exhibition.
Best of Show is awarded to J. Jason Lazarus, Fairbanks, for Absent Lake with Captive Conifer, Gakona, Alaska.
In addition, Bob chose 5 pieces for the honorable mention award:
Susan Biggs, Soldotna, “Abstract 6”
Christine A. Eagleson, Anchorage, “Architect Eyes”
Johanna Grasso, Anchorage, “Wings”
Kamini Grover, Anchorage, “Untitled 5”
Tom Turner, Eagle River, “Summit Lake 02”
First Friday Opening Reception - Rarified Light
The Bear Gallery, 3rd Floor, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts, Pioneer Park