You are encouraged to attend a public talk by the juror of the 30th Photography Regional, Jacqueline Hayden, on Saturday April 5 at 5 p.m. at 30 South Pearl, P1 Level, Albany, NY. Click here for directions. Acceptance notification for the 30th Photography Regional will be posted immediately following talk. Accepted works will be posted online at www.albanycentergallery.org, 30 South Pearl Street Building, and at the gallery premise immediately following the talk. The 30th Photography Regional opens April 29 and closes May 31. There will be a soft opening on Friday May 2 in conjuction with 1st Friday. The awards ceremony and main reception will be held on Saturday May 10 starting at 5 p.m.
ABOUT THE JUROR
Jacqueline Hayden, professor of photography and film at Hampshire College, received her M.F.A. from the Yale University School of Art. She has taught on the faculty of the Hartford Art School, Ohio State University and the Chautauqua Institution School of Art. Hayden received a Guggenheim Fellowship and two individual fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts for her work with older models titled Figure Model Series 1991 – 96. She has been an artist-in-residence at the Banff Center for the Arts in Alberta, Canada, and at the American Academy in Rome, Italy, developing her digital series combining older nudes with ancient statuary titled Ancient Statuary Series 1997 – present.