Time(s) - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlanta Photography Group
Our annual Member’s Choice exhibition always kicks off the new year at the Atlanta Photography Group Gallery. This curated exhibition is open to all current members of APG. This exhibition has the largest number of individual works compared to any other show that we do throughout the year. It offers an amazing selection of work from a variety of photographic processes, genres, and styles. This year APG is honored to have Crista Dix, Executive Director of the Griffin Museum of Photography as the guest curator for our CHOICE 2023 Exhibition. Ms Dix will be attending the Opening Reception on Friday, February 24, 2023 from 6-9PM to meet participating artists and give an in-person Curator’s Talk. (Please note that Artist and Curator’s Talks will begin at 7PM)
Executive Director, Griffin Museum of Photography
Crista Dix is the Executive Director at the Griffin Museum of Photography, assuming that role in January of 2022 after two years as the Associate Director.
Before coming to the Griffin Museum in 2020 she spent fifteen years operating her own photography gallery, wall space creative, closing it in 2020 to make the move to New England and the Griffin. Having a career spanning many paths she has a background rooted in science, business and creative art. This well rounded experience provides a solid background for supporting the Griffin’s mission to encourage a broader understanding and appreciation of the visual, emotional and social impact of photographic art.
The Griffin Museum curates over 50 exhibitions a year. As an institution, we are committed to ensuring that our mindset, practice, outreach, programming and our exhibitions set a framework with priorities for building programs and exhibitions that consider diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion through our mission that is centered around the photograph.
Crista has written essays about photography, introducing creative artists’ work to a broader community. She has been a member of numerous panels and discussions on the craft of photography, juried creative competitions and has participated in major portfolio reviews across the country in cities like Houston, Portland, Los Angeles, Santa Fe and New Orleans.
Christie Del Vesco
Jee Su Kim
Susan K. Friedlander
William Karl Valentine
February 6 – March 11, 2023 at 2PM
In-Person Curator/Artist Talk and Opening Reception:
Friday, February 24, 2023 6-9PM
(*Please note that Artist and Curator’s Talks will begin at 7PM*)