Tuesday, May 4, 2010


Photo-OP: 2nd Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

1st Prize: Photographer: Natalie Castellino 

2nd Prize: Photographer: Marco Buonocore

PHOTO-OP is the John B. Aird Gallery’s 2nd annual juried photography exhibition. Opening May 4 and running until May 28, PHOTO-OP presents 38 original photographs by emerging and established contemporary photographers. An opening reception / award ceremony takes place Thursday, May 6, 6-8 pm.

The PHOTO-OP jurors were Sara Angelucci, a photo and video artist living in Toronto; and Dale Barrett, Director of the John B. Aird Gallery. This year, 81 photographers submitted 156 photographs for consideration. From these, the jurors selected the 38 works in the exhibition and awarded cash prizes to three artists. They are: Natalie Castellino (1st Prize), Marco Buonocore (2nd Prize), Neil Fenton (3rd Prize).