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Congratulations to all of our 2019 Juried Photography Show artists. Our opening reception was a HUGGGEEE success! If you weren’t able to attend, the photos below will give you a glimpse of some of the amazing artwork.

First Place
“The Fisherman”
Philip Culbertson

The Fisherman, Photograph by Philip Culbertson

Second Place
“Two Stories”
Scott MacInnis

Third Place
“Velocity View”
Linda Hosek

Third Place
“Milky Way Dunes”
Christopher Neal


Thank you to everyone who submitted work to BRAC’s 2019 National Juried Photography Exhibition. The juror, Sam Wang, selected 65 pieces for exhibition from nearly 150 pieces submitted. Please check the list below to see if your work has been selected.

Accepted Artwork

If your name or the title of your work is incorrect, please contact us ASAP.

Dee Bowlin Eggs Over Easy, Please
Erdal Caba Late Bloomer
Russell Carlson Moon Over Marina
Warren Carpenter Duck
Warren Carpenter Magnolia
Wendy Converse Decaying
Adam Cross Filbert Sky
Suzette Cross Mountain Majesty
Philip Culbertson Autumn Mist
Philip Culbertson The Fisherman
Barbara Curri Charleston Doorway Number 9
Diane DeMont Stitching In Time
Gordon Dohm Glen’s Paradise
Harry Farrell Lower Tabor Falls
Harry Farrell Misty Road
Harry Farrell Water Wall
Caroline Foster Surf Sailing in Glenourchy
Steve Garner In Bound #5
Steve Garner Eclipsed
Carolyn Gibson Decay
Heather Grosjean Sun/fog in Acadia
Peter Harding Lurking
Peter Harding Driftwood Sunrise
Joy Hart Stoning
Joy Hart Theatrical Spectacle
Christopher Hepler Cobh
Christopher Hepler White Hall
Sophia Hepler Rolling
Brenda M Hill Spiral II
Diane Hopkins-Hughs Charlestown Harbour
Linda Hosek Velocity View
Mary Ann Hotchkiss Beaufort, SC
Carrie Ingersoll ZooWindow
Robert Johnson Pickup Grill
Sarah Kern Man in Fog
Sarah Kern Island Time
Joy Kuby Aged In Silver
Julie Lamp Portland Lighthouse.jpg
Kevin Larkin Night Time Drive In
Jean MacGuffie ButterflyContessa
Jean MacGuffie Perry Lily
Scott MacInnis Fallen Tree – Roswell, Georgia
Scott MacInnis Two Stories
Christopher Neal Milky Way Dunes
Paula O’Malley Love’s Light Shines
Eric Osgood Flower of Hope
Eric Osgood Thinking
Ellen Rhodes-Mims Morning Paddle
Ellen Rhodes-Mims Early Morning Hum
Ellen Rhodes-Mims Sunset Peek
Lisa Richardson Hazy Blues
Lisa Richardson Stucco and Blue
Lisa Richardson Cup of Tea
Christy Schwartz Full Heron Gulf Shores
Robert M Seel Sylva Smokes
Susan Stamey Eastatoe Falls
Susan Stamey Long Creek Falls
Paul Stubbs Amidst The Glory
Paul Stubbs The Eden I Never Saw
Barbara Whitney Carolina Night
Barbara Whitney Watchman
Paul Woodward Lilies and Glass
Paul Woodward Morning Majesty
Paul Woodward New Beginning


FRIDAY, MARCH 15: 5:30 – 7:30pm
Please join us on Friday, March 15 for our Opening Reception and Awards Presentation. View the amazing work in this year’s National Juried Photography Show, celebrate the award winners and enjoy light refreshments.


Sam Wang was born in Beijing in 1939 and grew up in Hong Kong. He received an MFA in 1966 from the University of Iowa in photography with a minor in painting. He initiated the photography and “art with computer” programs at Clemson University and taught for 40 years before retiring in 2006 as Alumni Distinguished Professor of Art. He received an Honored Educator recognition from the Society for Photographic Education – Southeast Region in 2007. In 2012, he received the Elizabeth Verner Award from the SC Arts Commission/ Gov. Haley for his contributions to the arts in SC. Sam’s work has been exhibited, collected, and published widely in the US and internationally.

Some of his work can be seen at www.samwang.us.


Delivery of Accepted Artwork:
Delivery details are included in acceptance email.

  • Shipped work must arrive by March 9, 2019
  • Hand-Deliver: March 8 (1-4pm) or March 9 (10am-1pm)

Exhibition Dates:

  • March 15 through April 25, 2019

Opening Reception & Awards:

  • Friday, March 15, 2019, 5:30-7:30 pm

Gallery Hours:

  • Wednesday-Friday: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Saturdays: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

End of Show Pick-Up:

  • Friday, April 26: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Saturday, April 27: 10:00 – 1:00 pm


    Please contact Larry Bennett with any questions or concerns:
       • Phone: 561-889-9215
       • Email: larrybennett12@icloud.com

    Blue Ridge Arts Center • 111 East South 2nd Street, Seneca, SC 29672 • 864-710-6593
    Gallery Hours: Wednesday-Friday (1-4pm) & Saturday (10am-1pm)