Congratulations to the Photo Competition Winners!

Yesterday was the opening reception for the Do You Hear the Call? Photo Exhibit at the Henry Ford Centennial Library. Works will be displayed in the Rotunda Gallery until May 19, 2014.

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Photo Exhibit Opening Reception
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All of the 51 entries are stunning, but juror Monte Nagler selected several works for special recognition.

Best in Show Award ($500): Debbie Malyn – “This Train”

1st Place Award ($250): Karen Hofmann – “Nature’s Artwork”

2nd Place Award ($100): Gary Brewer – “Who You Lookin’ At”

Honorable Mentions
Karen Rutkowski – “Out of the Burrow” (1st Honorable Mention)
Dan Lyons – “The Lady & Her Dog” (2nd Honorable Mention)
Priyank Vora – “The Lover” (3rd Honorable Mention)
Clarisa Bova – “Bumble on the Clover”
Gary Brewer – “Who’s Behind Me?”
Jack Converse – “Spider Web”
Rose M. Cook – “The King” and “Mandarin Duck”
Paul Elden – “Daybreak, Grand River”
Steve Femminineo – “Evening Flight”
Joanna Garrisi – “Environmentally Sound”
Karen Hofmann – “Pink Serenity”
Aileen Mozug – “Glass and Metal”
Brian Onusko – “Presque Isle”
Karen Rutkowski – “Graceful Wandering”
Larry Turek – “Smokey the Cat at Home”
Priyank Vora – “Awaiting Fame”
Dave Washington – “Merganser”

Most of these works of photography are available for sale. You can download a complete list of works in the exhibit, including prices for items that are available for purchase. To inquire about purchasing artwork, contact the Dearborn Community Fund office at 313-943-5478.

The exhibit will be on display in the Rotunda Gallery at the Henry Ford Centennial Library until May 19, 2014. While you’re there, be sure to go upstairs and check out the Youth Photo Exhibit in the Teen Zone display case. Young photographers ranging in age from 2 to 18 contributed inspiring photos of the environment, nature, and wildlife to this exhibit.

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Youth Photo Exhibit