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Filter Photo is pleased to announce Context 2017, our annual spring open call for lens-based work. This year the exhibition is juried by Natasha Egan, Executive Director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago (MoCP).


Context 2017 will open March 3, 2017 at Filter Space and will remain open through April 22, 2017. A juror’s choice award and an honorable mention will be awarded.
Image Credit: Dawn Roe, Mountainfield Study (Tree, Rock, and Ice), Pigment Print, 2016

Participating Artists

Gregory Albertson
Jane Fulton Alt
Melissa Borman
Jessica Buie
Javier Carmona
Jennie Castle
Jasmine Clark
Matthew Cronin
Barbara Diener
Whit Forrester
Denis Gillingwater
Jennifer Steensma Hoag
Chris Ireland
Frank Ishman

John Lusis
Alyce McQueen
Jesse Meredith
Mike Murphy
Arthur Ortiz
Nathan Pearce
Dawn Roe
Tema Stauffer
Marilyn Waligore
Hsiang-Lin Wang
Joseph Wilcox
Derrick Woods-Morrow
Guanyu Xu

Filter Photo is proud to acknowledge the support of the CityArts Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events in producing this exhibition.

Exhibition Dates: March 3 – April 22, 2017
Opening Reception: March 3 | 6pm – 9pm
Location: Filter Space 1821 W. Hubbard St., Ste. 207

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