As part of FotoWeek DC 2009 (taking place in November) WPA will present an exhibition of photography selected exclusively from the ArtFile Online (AFO) by the acclaimed documentary photographer, Jim Hubbard.
In 1989, Hubbard created Shooting Back, a Washington-based organization dedicated to empowering children at risk by teaching them photography. For this exhibition, Hubbard invites photographers to submit works that are relative to today's economic hardships.
Deadline for entries: Works on the ArtFile
Online must be tagged by 5:00pm on September 2, 2009
FotoWeek DC 2009 EXHIBITION:
Framing the Economic Downturn (FED)
Curated by Jim Hubbard, award winning photojournalist and Creative Director of Venice Arts, at Gallery O/H, 1352 H Street NE, Washington, DC
"...This new exhibition will explore the human drama and its various visual forms against the backdrop of the current and former economic meltdowns that have left millions of our fellow Americans outside the American dream and framed through the lens." -Jim Hubbard