85 South Greenmount Avenue
Springfield , OH 45505
House of Photography: Call For Entries by OCT 10
Nov. 7 – 30, 2014
Wed– Sat: 11 am – 5 pm | Sun: 1 to 5 pm
The Westcott House Foundation is proud to collaborate with FotoFocus on a special exhibition entitled, House of Photography, which draws inspiration from the work of Springfield native and prolific architectural photographer Berenice Abbott (1898–1991).
CALL FOR ENTRIES for House of Photography
The Westcott House announces a call for photo-based work that speaks to the theme of Urban Spaces: “the elegances, the squalor, the curiosities, the monuments, the sad faces, the triumphant faces, the power, the irony, the strength, the decay, the past, the present, the future of a city.” —Berenice Abbott, 1940
Deadline for submissions: Friday, October 10, 2014
To enter, please go to WestcottHouse.org.
Nov. 7, 2014
The Opening Reception of House of Photography, a juried exhibition, is on Friday, November 7, from 6 to 8:30 pm. Cash bar. Snacks will be served.
Photograph of Radio Row, looking east along Cortlandt Street towards Greenwhich Street (circa 1935), by Berenice Abbott (1898–1991), from her "Changing New York," Federal Art Project for the Works Progress Administration (WPA).
Overview Page: Blossom Restaurant, 103 Bowery ( Oct. 3, 1935), by Berenice Abbott (1898–1991), from her "Changing New York," Federal Art Project for the Works Progress Administration (WPA).
The Opening Reception is free to Westcott House members and FotoFocus Passport Ticket Holders. The fee is $5 for non-members.