The National: Best Contemporary Photography 2014

The National: Best Contemporary Photography 2014

March 29, 2014 - June 15, 2014

The debut of The National coincides with the launching of the Fort Wayne Museum of Art’s new collecting initiative focusing on contemporary photography and its goal of developing a preeminent biennial exhibition of only the best contemporary photography.

The exhibition is a hybrid invitational and juried exhibition, anchored by famous photography standouts Julie Blackmon, Martina Lopez, Richard Renaldi, Nick Veasey, and Sharon Harper as well as the work of dozens of talented photographers from across the country pushing the boundaries of the medium with adventurous techniques and original subject matter.

In terms of aesthetic quality, technical innovation, and cultural relevance, contemporary photography has increasingly proven its dominance as a 21st Century art form.  This new biennial exhibition, features prominent invited artists and juried entrants with the intention of showcasing the finest work being created or exhibited in the nation.

Special Exhibition tickets at $5/person are required in addition to general admission for this exhibit. Special Exhibition tickets are required on free general admission days. All members receive free Special Exhibition tickets. Become a Member.