This Side of Paradise- Opening Reception

  Start Date October 9
  Time 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Friday, October 9 at Houston Center for Photography (HCP)
Curator Remarks: 6:00pm
Opening Reception 5:30-8:00pm

FotoFest & Houston Center for Photography present This Side of Paradise: New Photographic Work by Texas Artists on view at each location October 8-November 14, 2015. This year’s exhibition is curated by Catherine Anspon (PaperCity Magazine, Houston, TX)

The Talent in Texas series was initiated by FotoFest in 2004, and has been presented in collaboration with the Houston Center for Photography since 2007. The series began with the exhibition Home and Garden (2004, curated by Wendy Watriss and Jennifer Ward), and continued with the exhibitions Native Sons (2006, curators Jennifer Ward and Vinod Hopson); Viewfinder (2009, curators Arturo Palacios and Risa Puleo); Nowhere Near Here (2011, curators Toby Kamps and Michelle White); and Moving/Still (2013, curator Kerry Inman).

Featured Artists:
Steve Goff (Odessa)
Michele Grinstead Griffiths (Houston)
Julie Ledet (San Antonio)
Jack McGilvray (San Antonio)
Nancy O’Connor (Houston)
Lané Pittard (San Antonio)

Exhibition on view October 9th-November 14, 2015

This year’s exhibition is curated by Catherine Anspon (PaperCity Magazine, Houston, TX)
Presented at:

FotoFest at Silver Street Studios
2000 Edwards Street, Houston, Texas 77007

Houston Center for Photography
1441 West Alabama Street, Houston, Texas 77006

Thursday, October 8, 6 - 8 P.M. at FotoFest
Friday, October 9, 6 - 8 P.M. at Houston Center for Photography (HCP)

Sat, October 10, 2pm at HCP
Sat, November 7, 2pm at FotoFest

Exhibition tour with Catherine Anspon
Sat, November 14, 11am
Beginning at FotoFest and continuing at Houston Center for Photography. Light lunch provided.

Finding Our Way
Mary Margaret Hanson and Patsy Craven's panel discussion weekend
Sat, October 17, 10am to Sun, October 18, 4pm

Level Introductory