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The 1st Annual Harry Kemp Photography Exhibit will be held at the Wisconsin Black Historical Society/Museum, opening on November 30th, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. The Museum is looking for local photographers to exhibit their work, and enjoy an evening of fellowship and networking with other photographers. Harry Kemp’s work will also be on display.

North Shore Bank - Grafton Branch Featured“ARTIST OF THE MONTH” Paul Matzner. Paul’s work is on display until November 30.
2301 Wisconsin Avenue Grafton, Wisconsin (5 minutes from downtown Cedarburg).

PJ Boylan’s photo “Cool Running” has been accepted into the Anderson Arts Center’s Winter Juried Exhibition  November 11, 2012 until January 6, 2013 121 Sixty-sixth Street, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Date: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Museum of Wisconsin Art Executive Director Announces Retirement.
Tom Lidtke , Museum of Wisconsin Art (MWA) Executive Director, has announced his semi-retirement.  Tom has been with the Museum of Wisconsin Art for 30 years and has been instrumental in the formation of the MWA and what it is today.

 

Letting Go -  A Meditation on the Tamarack Tree, its Environment, and the Meaning of Loss.

Opening Reception, Friday, November 9th 5:50p.m. to 8:30 pm,

TAMARAC Studio and Gallery 849 E. Washington Ave. Suite 102 Madison, WI 53703.  Studio Phone #608-294-9499

Photographer John Riggs shares the results of four year of photographing Wisconsin’s numerous Tamarack Bogs. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"CONTRASTING VIEWS"

Gallery Night October 19, 2012 5-9pm: A world of contrasting Fine Art Photography of Marcia Getto and Michael A. Nowotny.
Gallery Night Opening Reception October 19, 2012 - 5 to 9pm

Center for Photography's Steenbock Gallery Wisconsin based photographer, Vicki Reed captures her photographs with vintage, pinhole and toy cameras.

CoPA is in need of some willing volunteers interested in donating a few hours of their time in return for the satisfaction of knowing their efforts are helping their organization grow stronger and more valuable in the community. Opportunities available in Programming, Communications, Events, Website, and Venue Evaluation, as well as on the Board of Directors.

We are proud to announce that the recipient for the 2012 Coalition of Photographic Arts Artist Incentive Award is CoPA member William Zuback. He will receive a $500 cash award to use to help fund one of his upcoming photography projects.

photo: "Suspicious Behavior" by William Zuback

The Coalition of Photographic Arts presents its 2011-12 Annual Report. It has been one extrodinary year and we are looking forward to the next.

Do you love CoPA? Do you have creative energy? Do you want to see CoPA grow? Do you want to grow as a photographer?

If you answered yes to some of these questions, it's obvious that you care enough about CoPA to become involved and here is your chance.

Submissions close August 15th!
Call to CoPA Photographers:
CoPA members are invited to submit two images to CoPA/Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens (FBBG) Colors of the Season. Thirty-five images will be selected for exhibit and sale in the FBBG Gift Shop gallery. 
Click here to view the prospectus.

Friday, July 25, 2014 from 5-8 pm
Along with host Zimmerman Architectural Studios, Menomonee Valley Artist in Residency and CoPA member Eddee Daniel invites you to visit with him on Gallery Night. New work and works in progress will be on display. If you have never been to the historic gas building that Zimmerman remodeled for their offices, it's worth a visit in itself! Click here for more information.

July 25, 2014
CoPA member Kenneth Kornacki will be showing his recent photography from Paris, the American Southwest, and Milwaukee, on Gallery Night - July 25. Please click HERE for further information.

June 19 - July 20, 2014
CoPA member Colleen Gunderson's photograph Simply Ruralis included in the Visions XVI juried exhibition at The Riverfront Arts Center in Stevens Point WI, and received an Honorable Mention award.
 
The annual juried show features 85 pieces created by 54 local artists. The theme and mediums are open to the artists’ interpretation or vision on a particular subject or art medium. Susan Morrison, art professor at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, served as juror for the show.

June 7 - July 13, 2014
CoPA member Bruce Ambuel’s photograph Ruth and Butterflyand Martha Coaty’s Industrial Chartreusehave been selected for the 52nd Annual Juried Photography Exhibitionat the Hardy Gallery in Ephraim, Wisconsin. Jurors for this year’s exhibition are Bridget Austin, Karen Cook, Kristy Deetz, Lucas Frykman and Tony Staroska.

July 12, 2014
at The Center for Photography at Madison

 
To gain insight into what street photography entails and improve student's ability to make photographs that capture the essence of people and location.  Locations include the Art Fair On the Square, the Art Fair Off the Square, and the Dane County Farmers' Market  (moved to Wilson St. at MLK, Jr. Blvd. because of the Art Fair On the Square).  All are in close proximity in downtown Madison.

June 4 – 29, 2014

You are invited to view Marc Wollman's  retrospective show 60 Years of Photographing. Wollman has been actively photographing for over 50 years, concentrating on fine art black and white photographs most of that time. He continues to work with film and light-sensitive papers, using large-format cameras and hand-printing the black and white prints in his darkroom.

Electronic submission DEADLINE: June 30, 2014
Call to CoPA photographers:
Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition.  The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur.  Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause.  The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar.

Juried Photography Exhibition Dates: August 1 to September 11, 2014          
Call for Photographs:
Photographers are invited to submit up to 4 images for display at the Art*Bar.
Images can be for sale.
Juried Theme:  “Beautiful Blur”
Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition.  The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur.  Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause.  The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar.
Venue:
Art*Bar, 722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212   (414) 372-7880      
http://www.artbar-riverwest.com

Electronic submission DEADLINE: June 30, 2014
Click the story headline to proceed to the full prospectus. Use the PayPal drop down menu to pay, choosing the appropriate fee for the number of images submitted.

Juried Photography Exhibition Dates: August 1 to September 11, 2014          
Call for Photographs:
Photographers are invited to submit up to 4 images for display at the Art*Bar.
Images can be for sale.
Juried Theme:  “Beautiful Blur”
Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition.  The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur.  Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause.  The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar.
Venue:
Art*Bar, 722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212   (414) 372-7880      
http://www.artbar-riverwest.com

Electronic submission DEADLINE: June 30, 2014
Click the story headline to proceed to the full prospectus. Use the PayPal drop down menu to pay, choosing the appropriate fee for the number of images submitted.

“Beautiful Blur” at the Art*Bar Juried Photography Exhibition Dates: August 1 to September 11, 2014 Call for Photographs: Photographers are invited to submit images for display at the Art*Bar. Thirty images will be selected for exhibit at the trendy Art*Bar establishment. Images can be for sale. Juried Theme: “Beautiful Blur” Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition. The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur. Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause. The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar. Venue: Art*Bar, 722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212 (414) 372-7880 http://www.artbar-riverwest.com Eligibility and Restrictions: Electronic submission DEADLINE: June 30, 2014 Original photographic works executed by active photographers. Photographers are invited to submit two digital images per submission to the designated electronic address. Upon acceptance, images must be made ready for public presentation and purchase by the delivery date. Accepted images are to be presented as framed, canvas wrapped or glass images, or any other presentation style with approval. Total size may not exceed a maximum framed size of 40”x 40”. SUBMISSION INFORMATION: Submissions open May 16, 2014 • Entrants must be an active member of CoPA. • All submitted photos must have been taken by the photographer making the entry. All submissions must be sent to the following e-mail address as JPG files (kellybeanz@gmail.com). • Send a maximum of 4 attached JPG images per submission. Submitted images must be set to 72 ppi with the longer side no larger than 1280 pixels on the longest side, file type jpg - set to the highest quality. • Entry fee is $15 for the first one or two images + $5 each additional image. • Images must be correctly submitted to kellybeanz@gmail.com by midnight CST on the submission closing date of June 30, 2014. • Use the PayPal buttons below to submit your payment. After paying submit your images to Ms. Kelly Crandall using the following e-mail. kellybeanz@gmail.com . • IMPORTANT: Cut and paste the following statement into the “subject line of your e-mail. Art*Bar-Beautiful Blur . • A full submission will include: (in the body of your e-mail) 1. your name, home address, e-mail, and preferred contact telephone number. 2. Name of each image submitted, sale price of image and intended framed/matted size. 3. You may include a short artist statement and/or a statement about each image. 4. Exhibiting artists will include artist contact information next to their displayed images. Selection Process: Once submissions for the exhibit close, all entries are submitted to the juror for “blind review” and selection. Selection decisions by the judge are final. The selection panel is charged with selecting up to 30 entries for display in the Art Bar. The selection panel has sole discretion as to their selections for presentation. Please note that there will be repeated opportunities for showing work at the Art*Bar. Selections will be announced within seven days of the submission close date (June 30). Notification of acceptance will be made by email and published on the CoPA web site. Check-in: If your submission is accepted for exhibition you will be notified by e-mail. Print your images at the best quality and size for presentation at the Art*Bar. Artists may include phone numbers and web addresses on their information tags. Finished presentations can be framed, mounted on contemporary flat finished surfaces as well as wrapped canvas. All images are to be presented as ready for sale. Please consider the audience that may purchase your images when you prepare them for display. Framed and canvas wrapped images must be wired and ready for hanging. 1. Liability during delivery to and pick-up from the Art*Bar is the responsibility of the artist. CoPA does not assume any responsibility for damage or loss of submitted materials. Entrants are encouraged to insure each piece for replacement value. Work is expected to be delivered to the Art*Bar July 20 – 26 (time to be determined) unless prior arrangements have been made with the Art Bar. The artist is responsible for delivery of their image(s) to the Art*Bar. Art*Bar staff will hang images by July 31. 2. CoPA and FBBG reserves the right to decline any work the exhibition panel deems not to be an accurate reflection of the image submitted for entry. All images submitted for the “Beautiful Blur” exhibition at the Art Bar must be professionally presented and ready for sale. 3. Works are for sale. Artists must include sale price of their work as presented The Art Bar will take 20% of the sale price for managing the exhibition space and handling the transactions between artist, consumer and the Art*Bar. Artists who sell their work will be individually compensated within 30 days by the Art*Bar. Artists will be given a check minus the commission. Artists exhibiting their work will sign a consignment agreement with the Art Bar management. 4. Questions to be directed to the Art Bar exhibition committee chair, Kelly Crandall (before 7/20/14) at kellybeanz@gmail.com . CoPA member submitting 1 or 2 images to “Beautiful Blur” $15. CoPA member submitting 3 or 4 images, to “Beautiful Blur” $20 or $25. ($5. For each additional image) Select the PayPal drop down option for the number of images you submit.

Art Bar Entry Fee

“Beautiful Blur” at the Art*Bar Juried Photography Exhibition Dates: August 1 to September 11, 2014 Call for Photographs: Photographers are invited to submit images for display at the Art*Bar. Thirty images will be selected for exhibit at the trendy Art*Bar establishment. Images can be for sale. Juried Theme: “Beautiful Blur” Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition. The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur. Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause. The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar. Venue: Art*Bar, 722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212 (414) 372-7880 http://www.artbar-riverwest.com Eligibility and Restrictions: Electronic submission DEADLINE: June 30, 2014 Original photographic works executed by active photographers. Photographers are invited to submit two digital images per submission to the designated electronic address. Upon acceptance, images must be made ready for public presentation and purchase by the delivery date. Accepted images are to be presented as framed, canvas wrapped or glass images, or any other presentation style with approval. Total size may not exceed a maximum framed size of 40”x 40”. SUBMISSION INFORMATION: Submissions open May 16, 2014 • Entrants must be an active member of CoPA. • All submitted photos must have been taken by the photographer making the entry. All submissions must be sent to the following e-mail address as JPG files (kellybeanz@gmail.com). • Send a maximum of 4 attached JPG images per submission. Submitted images must be set to 72 ppi with the longer side no larger than 1280 pixels on the longest side, file type jpg - set to the highest quality. • Entry fee is $15 for the first one or two images + $5 each additional image. • Images must be correctly submitted to kellybeanz@gmail.com by midnight CST on the submission closing date of June 30, 2014. • Use the PayPal buttons below to submit your payment. After paying submit your images to Ms. Kelly Crandall using the following e-mail. kellybeanz@gmail.com . • IMPORTANT: Cut and paste the following statement into the “subject line of your e-mail. Art*Bar-Beautiful Blur . • A full submission will include: (in the body of your e-mail) 1. your name, home address, e-mail, and preferred contact telephone number. 2. Name of each image submitted, sale price of image and intended framed/matted size. 3. You may include a short artist statement and/or a statement about each image. 4. Exhibiting artists will include artist contact information next to their displayed images. Selection Process: Once submissions for the exhibit close, all entries are submitted to the juror for “blind review” and selection. Selection decisions by the judge are final. The selection panel is charged with selecting up to 30 entries for display in the Art Bar. The selection panel has sole discretion as to their selections for presentation. Please note that there will be repeated opportunities for showing work at the Art*Bar. Selections will be announced within seven days of the submission close date (June 30). Notification of acceptance will be made by email and published on the CoPA web site. Check-in: If your submission is accepted for exhibition you will be notified by e-mail. Print your images at the best quality and size for presentation at the Art*Bar. Artists may include phone numbers and web addresses on their information tags. Finished presentations can be framed, mounted on contemporary flat finished surfaces as well as wrapped canvas. All images are to be presented as ready for sale. Please consider the audience that may purchase your images when you prepare them for display. Framed and canvas wrapped images must be wired and ready for hanging. 1. Liability during delivery to and pick-up from the Art*Bar is the responsibility of the artist. CoPA does not assume any responsibility for damage or loss of submitted materials. Entrants are encouraged to insure each piece for replacement value. Work is expected to be delivered to the Art*Bar July 20 – 26 (time to be determined) unless prior arrangements have been made with the Art Bar. The artist is responsible for delivery of their image(s) to the Art*Bar. Art*Bar staff will hang images by July 31. 2. CoPA and FBBG reserves the right to decline any work the exhibition panel deems not to be an accurate reflection of the image submitted for entry. All images submitted for the “Beautiful Blur” exhibition at the Art Bar must be professionally presented and ready for sale. 3. Works are for sale. Artists must include sale price of their work as presented The Art Bar will take 20% of the sale price for managing the exhibition space and handling the transactions between artist, consumer and the Art*Bar. Artists who sell their work will be individually compensated within 30 days by the Art*Bar. Artists will be given a check minus the commission. Artists exhibiting their work will sign a consignment agreement with the Art Bar management. 4. Questions to be directed to the Art Bar exhibition committee chair, Kelly Crandall (before 7/20/14) at kellybeanz@gmail.com . CoPA member submitting 1 or 2 images to “Beautiful Blur” $15. CoPA member submitting 3 or 4 images, to “Beautiful Blur” $20 or $25. ($5. For each additional image) Select the PayPal drop down option for the number of images you submit.

Art Bar Entry Fee

 “Beautiful Blur” at the Art*Bar

Juried Photography Exhibition Dates: August 1 to September 11, 2014           

Call for Photographs:

Photographers are invited to submit images for display at the Art*Bar.   Thirty images will be selected for exhibit at the trendy Art*Bar establishment. 

Images can be for sale.

 

Juried Theme:  “Beautiful Blur”

Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition.  The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur.  Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause.  The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar.

 

Venue:

 Art*Bar,722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212   (414) 372-7880      
http://www.artbar-riverwest.com

CoPA member submitting 1 or 2 images to “Beautiful Blur” $15.

CoPA member submitting 3 or 4 images, to “Beautiful Blur” $20 or $25.

($5. For each additional image)

 “Beautiful Blur” at the Art*Bar

Juried Photography Exhibition Dates: August 1 to September 11, 2014           

Call for Photographs:

Photographers are invited to submit images for display at the Art*Bar.   Thirty images will be selected for exhibit at the trendy Art*Bar establishment. 

Images can be for sale.

 

Juried Theme:  “Beautiful Blur”

Artistic images incorporating some type of blur — whether on purpose, accidental or rendered artistic by artistic interpretation — are appropriate for this exhibition.  The images can play with motion or static vibrations or the enigma of blur.  Present your inspiring, expressive and mysterious images for selection by the juror, Don Krause.  The juror will select up to 30 images from those submitted for presentation at the Art*Bar.

 

Venue:

 Art*Bar,722 E. Burleigh St, Milwaukee, WI 53212   (414) 372-7880      
http://www.artbar-riverwest.com

CoPA member submitting 1 or 2 images to “Beautiful Blur” $15.

CoPA member submitting 3 or 4 images, to “Beautiful Blur” $20 or $25.

($5. For each additional image)