You are cordially invited to celebrate the coming of summer with us at The Photo Review Annual Garden Party.

 

Danielle Austen: Pinnacle, archival pigment print, 16″x24″

 

 

 

This year’s gala, The Photo Review Garden Party, for photographers, collectors, curators, writers, and friends, will be held in late spring. You are cordially invited to this year’s party.

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 2-7 p.m. Rain or shine.

Bid a fond welcome to summer with an afternoon of music, conversation, pictures, drinks, and light fare at the remarkable Alverthorpe Manor, home of the Abington Art Center.

Meet famed National Geographic photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols, whose spectacular exhibition Wild will be opening on June 22 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Philadelphia Museum of Art Curator of Photographs Peter Barberie; photographer Wendel White; Rachel Wetzel, of the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts, who will present her groundbreaking research on Robert Cornelius’s daguerreotypes and talk about the importance of arts funding to her project; Stephen Perloff, editor of The Photo Review and The Photograph Collector; and many other photographers and collectors.
 
Bring books to sign and sell. We’ll also have books by Lodima Press and Wilbureditions.

 

For further information, view the pdf invitation online here.

Tickets start at $75. (A limited number of $40 artist tickets are available upon inquiry.)

 

 

Alverthorpe Manor – The Abington Art Center

Guests were greeted with smiling faces as they entered the Episcopo’s — a remarkable converted Victorian church — as they enetered The Photo Review Garden Party. From left to right: Esther Akintoye, Peggy Bayard, Emma Perloff, and Joel Rice.
From left to right: Esther Akintoye, Peggy Bayard, Emma Perloff, and Joel Rice.

 

Richard Kagan (left) and Harry Wilks (right) look at work at The Photo Review Garden Party, June 14, 2014
Richard Kagan (left) and Harry Wilks (right) look at work at The Photo Review Garden Party, June 14, 2014

 

Some of the fabulous food at The Photo Review Garden Party, June 14, 2014
Some of the fabulous food at The Photo Review Garden Party, June 14, 2014

 

Anya Saretzky talks to Peter Treiber at The Photo Review Garden Party, June 14, 2014
Anya Saretzky talks to Peter Treiber at The Photo Review Garden Party, June 14, 2014

[Four above photos by Gary Saretzky.]

Bid a fond farewell to summer with an afternoon of music, conversation, pictures, drinks, and light fare in the country. The Photo Review Annual Garden Party will be on September 10.