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The Atlanta Photography Group is Atlanta's premier photographic non-profit organization and gallery. Supporting and promoting contemporary photography, since 1987. APG offers exhibition & education opportunities. We have monthly gallery openings. Photography classes & workshops to promote and spark creativity.

You should join if you like to go to gallery openings & photography exhibitions, exhibit & sell your photography, meet other photographers, and learn creative skills.

At the gallery openings you will meet other photographers and collectors, and see an collection of creative, fine art photographic images.

If you go to a workshop or class you will learn creative skills to advance your photographic techniques.

Upcoming events (4)

Exhibition: Member's CHOICE

Indie Studios - Culturally Based Workspace

Photographers from a wide array of genres will kick off the Atlanta Photography Group’s Spring exhibition lineup, with MEMBER’S CHOICE.
Atlanta Photography Group (APG) is pleased to announce the opening of MEMBER’S CHOICE, an annual group exhibition focused on bringing the work of our members to the forefront. Curated by Beth Lilly and Judith Pishnery, the exhibition features a wide array of photographic genres and processes. The images are on the walls at INDIE STUDIOS an exciting new creative. cultural project on Ottley Drive. An online virtual viewing view is also available to showcase the photographic works.

An OPEN HOUSE, with social distancing will be held on March 6, 12-5pm ET.

Free & Open to the public.

An informal Artist Talk with several of the featured photographic artists is tentatively planned for March 18, 7pm ET.

OPEN HOUSE: March 6, 12-5pm
Indie Studios, 190 Ottley Dr NE, Atlanta, Ga 30324
Exhibition Dates: On Site - March 6 - April 20, 2021
Virtual Artist Talk: March 18, 7pm (tentative)

Learn More > https://www.atlantaphotographygroup.org/events/2021/03/06/exhibition-memberschoice-2021

Critique: with Micah Online [ONLINE]

Online event

Micah Cash joins APG to lead the MARCH -ONLINE- meeting of the Critique Group.

Register Now!
https://www.atlantaphotographygroup.org/events/2021/03/10/critique-online-micah-cash

Micah Cash is a visual artist, educator, and writer. Micah exhibits nationally in both solo and group exhibitions, most recently at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans and The Mint Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina. He speaks widely about his work and the cultural constructs of landscape.

Micah has published two photography books: Waffle House Vistas, published by The Bitter Southerner in 2019 and Dangerous Waters: A Photo Essay on the Tennessee Valley Authority, published by University of Tennessee Press in 2017. His work has been featured in POLITICO Magazine, The Atlantic, Fraction Magazine, and Places Journal. He received his MFA from the University of Connecticut and his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of South Carolina. He lives and works in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Learn more & Register now! https://www.atlantaphotographygroup.org/events/2021/03/10/critique-online-micah-cash

Workshop: Paper Makes A Difference

Online event

Workshop - Paper Makes A Difference
[sponsored by Hahnemühle]

Delve into the options of fine art photographic printing papers with this informative, educational program - Paper Makes A Difference, presented by the Atlanta Photography Group. Veronica Cotter and Kevin Graham (both from Hahnemühle) will discuss the features, benefits, and advantages of the Hahnemühle papers and products. You will discover the key factors in choosing the perfect paper for your fine art photographic images.

Join APG for this informative session> March 11, 2021 @ 7 pm

Free for APG members - Registration Required

$10 for non-members - Registration Required

Hahnemühle swatch books will be available for all those who register. Product giveaway for those in attendance.

Learn More & Register > https://www.atlantaphotographygroup.org/events/2021/03/11/workshop-paper-makes-a-difference

Workshop: Writing About Your Photography

Online event

Writing About Your Photography

Learn to write about your photography and craft effective and convincing artist statements. Photographer and author Micah Cash will walk you through what makes a compelling artist statement and how to articulate your process and concept for a variety of outlets including project proposals, grant applications, and long-form essays for publication. Participants will workshop their artist statements with the group and learn how to adapt their narratives for exhibitions and publication.

How to Write about Your Photography

Photographers must be able to articulate their concepts and processes in compelling and clear ways. Learn how to write better artist statements, grant narratives, and project proposals.

Participants should prepare a long-form artist statement [masked] words) from a current body of work. This writing sample will be edited and discussed during the workshop.

The[masked] word writing sample will be shared with all participants.

This workshop gives you all that! Over the course of two classes, photographer, artist and author, Micah Cash walks you through a process that you can follow for future projects. You’ll emerge with a polished, concise and informative statement that gets people excited and interested in your work.

Instructor: Micah Cash

Artists should bring a copy of their most recent artist statement (if you have one) and 3-5 images from their project for context.

Workshop Dates: March 23 & 30, 2021
This Workshop is ONLINE
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Workshop Fee: $90 APG members / Non-members: $125

Registration CLOSES - 2 hours before the class start time.

Learn More & Register > https://www.atlantaphotographygroup.org/events/2021/03/23/workshop-writing-about-your-photography

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Virtual Field Trip - Dawoud Bey exhibition w/Sarah Kennel

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