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2016 Juried Photography Exhibition ~ Photographers and Friends
2016 Juried Photography Awards and Opening Reception ~ Guests
2016 Juried Photography Awards Presentations
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Important 2017 dates!
Here are the tentative dates for our 2017 Show.
Friday, February 24th Deadline for registration
Friday, March 3rd Email of instructions
Friday, March 17th Deadline for submitting images
Friday, April 7th Email notification of selected photographs for exhibition
Sunday, April 23rd Take in
Monday, April 24th Jury/Hanging
Thursday, May 4th Reception and Awards Presentation
Sunday, May 28th Take down/take out
We will be part of Scotiabank's CONTACT Photography Festival again.
McLean Community Centre
95 Magill Dr., Ajax
TO ALL WHO ENTERED
PINERIDGE ARTS COUNCIL AWARD
Peter Chatterton ~ Earth/Moon
Daniel Cullen ~ The Silver Surfer – Wave
ENBRIDGE PIPELINES INC. AWARD
Jane Walker ~
Female Red-Winged Blackbird
ONTARIO POWER GENERATION AWARD
John Krasinski ~
Striated Rock, Water Pool
ROTARY CLUB OF PICKERING AWARD
Henry Kowalski ~ Time Travelling
Heather Jakobsen ~
Above the Pen
OPTIMIST CLUB OF AJAX AWARD
Thomas Kulin ~
Morant’s Curve at Night
MAYOR’S YOUTH AWARD
Shaylin Conroy ~
YOUTH AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Rachael Steenland ~ Mirror Grid
2016 Accepted Works by
Jonathan Van Bilsen
Jonathan Van Bilsen
Olex Wlasenko has based his studio practice in Oshawa, Ontario after earning a Master of Fine Art at The University of Western Ontario in 2000. Prior to this, he graduated with distinction from the Ontario College of Art (OCA) in 1994, going on to complete a degree in Fine Arts at the University of Guelph. In his final year at OCA, Wlasenko was awarded the Eric Freifield Award. In 2001 and 2011, he won top prize at the national juried drawing exhibition organized at the John B. Aird Gallery.
The artist regularly receives grants from Canada Council for the Arts and from the Ontario Arts Council. In 2002, 2004, 2005 and 2006 the artist won Best Drawing Award at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Wlasenko has exhibited extensively in Toronto and London, ON, nationally in Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton and Dawson City, Yukon, and internationally in Florence, Italy and Kyiv, Ukraine. After completing his graduate studies, Wlasenko worked as Assistant Curator at The Robert McLaughlin Gallery (RMG) in Oshawa, Ontario. There he organized over twenty photography exhibitions featuring vintage prints that document the historical development of his hometown of Oshawa. Olexander currently holds the position of Curator at Station Gallery in Whitby, Ontario since early 2008 where he has curated over 70 exhibitions.
A link to my résumé/curriculum vitae can be found here:
Thanks to Olex for creating a 2016 Juror's Award!