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Exhibition Dates: October 21, 2015 to April 19, 2016


            Submissions DEADLINE :  9-11-15

Jury decision : 9- 15-15

Artist notifications :  9-17-15

Image preparation:  9-17-15 to 10-19-15    (See preparation instructions.)

Tentative image drop-off dates :  October :   20th and 21st

Members showing at the CoPA/FBBG Gallery Gift Shop:


Kate Horgan

Lewis Cadkin

Ben Martorell

Roy Schmidt

Jack Kleinman

Steve Yeo

Michael Havice

Patricia Munford

James Poliak

Chuck Norman

Need information about the trip and accomodations?
Join us to get questions answered at Art's Camera Plus,Waukeshaw.
Thursday, August 27, 6:30pm to 7:30 pm.

Thank you to the CoPA Members and the  "Wisconson Birders" who participated in the CoPA's "For the Birds" Juried Exhibit at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts
Congratulations to the following award winners.
     Each winner will receive a year's membership to CoPA.

Karen Alesch: Duck Daycare  Juror's Choice awarded by juror Charlotte Fung Miller.

Kenneth Kornacki: We Let the S Hang in the Air Juror's Choice awarded by juror Robin Luther.

James Poliak: Eats Like A Bird  People's Choice Award.

Some tips on photograph hanging.
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Important information regarding our new CoPA website and your membership.
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What you have been hearing is correct.  CoPA has two Member Exhibitions scheduled at "Blue" 310 W. Wisconsin Ave. Your work is invited to exhibit at one of the two exhibitions. 
We love our member photography!
Shoreline photo by: Vicki Reed

 At our last CoPA Member meeting Ardis Gottshalk gave a brief
announcement about her fathers (Charles Gottschalk former COPA member) photo supplies at the last COPA  meeting.  Ms. Gottschalk would like CoPA members to acquire the materials Charles offering.

The Envy Of Sisyphus: Gallery Night & Day, June 24- 25 


Kenneth Kornacki exhibits photographs of automotive relics, oddities and Daily Drivers in this  exhibit.
KENKO Studios  - 207 E Buffalo Street, #553, Milwaukee
Gallery Night/Day.

"The Water Show," features the work of more than thirty local and national artists. The Water Show is a juried exhibition on all things as aquatic seen through the eyes of more than thirty local and national artists. Juried by Adam Finkelston and James Meara, owners and co-editors of The HAND magazine, The Water Show focuses on the earth's most precious resource in a wide variety of media.
CoPA Member Michael J. Havice has two abstract water photographic Art images in this show.

The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards invites professional and non-professional photographers, as well as photography students worldwide, working in all media to submit their work to the 7th Edition of The WPGA Pollux Awards.
Traditional, contemporary, avant-garde, creative and experimental works that include old and new processes, mixed techniques, and challenging personal, emotional or political statements  are welcome. Digital or traditional photography or combinations of both are acceptable.
To see the Non-Professional Category awardees names and images CLICK HERE.

Call for participation from CoPA members on the Board of Directors.  The CoPA Board of Directors is also looking for CoPA members wishing to make "manageable" commitments to CoPA committees.   Contact a CoPA Board member now to express your interest.

Beginning with our January meeting we will be switching back to meeting on the second Tuesday of each month and we will be at our new location:
Louise's (Downtown Milwaukee location)
801 N. Jefferson St.
Milwaukee, WI  53202
( NW corner of Jefferson & Wells Sts., across from Cathedral Square)
Please click HERE for complete details.

August 11 Member Meeting Announcemnt!

CoPA Picnic
August 11, 2015
Cupertino Park
6:00 p.m.

2000 E. Iron St.
(S. Lake Dr & Russell)
South of the Coast Guard

Grill to be provided.
Bring your camera
Bring Dish to Pass

Anderson Art Center

6603 Third Ave. Kenosha, WI 53143

United States

See map: Google Maps


Please Pick up your images during scheduled pick-up times.

Exhibitor  images need be delivered ready to hang no later than the close of business on July 30, 2015 to the Art*Bar at 722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212.
They are open 3pm-2am Monday-Friday & 12pm-2am Saturday-Sunday. Phone: (414) 372-7880
Opening reception is July 31, 7:00pm-12:00am.

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Tell your friends about the "For the Birds" Bird Photography show.





The Exhibitors are:

Juror’s Choice – Charlotte:     Karen Alesch            - Duck Daycare

Juror’s Choice – Robin:            Kenneth Kornacki   - We Let the S Hang in the Air

26  Images     17  Photographic Artists

Andy Holman 
Barry Szymanski 
Bruce Ambuel 

Colleen Gunderson
Elizabeth Whitcomb 
Geri Laehn 
Jack Kleinman
James Poliak   

Jeffrey Klug

Jill Moore 
Judith Pannozo 

Karen Alesh
Ken Warning 
Kenneth Kornacki 

 Steve Yeo
Susan Schramm 
Vinay Sinha 

“Reflections a Place Called Milwaukee.”
Christina DeSpears
Curt Reichert
Jack Kleinman
John Roach
Kathleen Horgan
Kelly Crandall
Lynn Roginske
Mark Stall
Michael Havice
Michael Nowotny
Patricia Derozier
PJ Boylan
Roy Schmidt
Tom Simonson
Tell everyone!
Exhibition Dates: July 31 – September 10, 2015
VENUE: Art*Bar   722 E. Burleigh, Milwaukee, WI 53212
(In Milwaukee's Riverwest Neighborhood)
THEME: What does "reflection" mean to you? It can be an historical reflection, a literal reflection, a reflection of who you are in relation to the city you know, or something else. Reflect on what Milwaukee is to you and show it to us in a picture.

Juror:  Michael Flanagan  262-472-570

Director, Crossman Gallery, UW-Whitewater

Honorable Mentions Awarded  to the following images and photograph artists:

Badlands So Dakota Milky Way 1

Photography Artist: Ms. Geri Laehn

Cobbler's Pose (Baddha Konasana), Mumbai

Photography Artist:  Dr. Meredith W. Watts

Mothers for Justice

Photography Artist: Ms. Christina DeSpears

Invite your friends to visit this exciting exhibition during Tuesday evening concerts on the lawn.

VENUE:    Anderson Arts Center

6603 3rd Ave, Kenosha, WI, 53143


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PhotoPlace Gallery juror, Eddie Soloway , has accepted CoPA Members Marcia Getto and Michael Knapstein images into their gallery exhibition "The Golden Hours: At Dawn and Dusk." 
Gallery Exhibition: June 2 - 26, 2015
PHOTOPLACE GALLERY  3 Park Street, Middlebury, VT 05753
Darkroom Gallery in Essex Junction, Vermont. April 23 - May 17, 2015
Paul Matzner's photo project "Facing You/Facing Me" is the story of the week on JPG Magazine online:

April 16, 2015 
The Milwaukee Art Museum Garden Club (MAMGC)
Photographer Call for Entry
and a presentation:
"Elizabeth Murray, Life in Full Bloom"

April 16, 2015 
The Milwaukee Art Museum Garden Club (MAMGC)
Photographer Call for Entry
and a presentation:
"Elizabeth Murray, Life in Full Bloom"