The results are in! From over 1300 entries submitted from around the country and abroad, our juror, Philip Brookman, selected forty-five images for the gallery exhibition, and another forty-four images for the online exhibition. Both are available for viewing on the CPA website and in the CPA gallery through December 23, 2017.
We thank Philip Brookman for assembling a compelling exhibition. Congratulations to all of the winners and a heartfelt “thank you” to everyone who entered our 2017 IJE! We hope that you consider participating in our Members’ and International Juried Exhibitions for 2018.
The 2017 IJE award winners are:
First Place ($4000): Jeffrey Stockbridge, Philadelphia, PA
Second Place ($2500): R.J. Kern, Minneapolis, MN
Third Place ($1000): Ted Orland, Santa Cruz, CA
Honorable Mentions ($500 ea):
George Cavalletto, New York City, NY
Carole Goodwin, Denver, CO
Denise Napoli, St. Charles, IL
Phil Roeder, Des Moines, IA
Jerry Takigawa, Carmel Valley, CA
Philip Brookman is currently organizing Gordon Parks: The New Tide, 1940–1950, an exhibition of early work by the photographer and filmmaker and, in 2016, curated Intersections: Photographs and Videos from the National Gallery of Art and the Corcoran Gallery of Art.
Brookman was Chief Curator and Head of Research and Senior Curator of Photography and Media Arts at the Corcoran Gallery of Art from 1993 to 2014. There he organized exhibitions by celebrated artists such as Richard Diebenkorn, Eadweard Muybridge, Sally Mann, Emmet Gowin, Robert Frank, Arnold Newman, Larry Sultan, and Danny Lyon. He also oversaw development of the Corcoran’s photography and media arts collection and curated the Corcoran Biennial exhibition in 2000.
Brookman is also a photographer, filmmaker, writer, and editor. His book, Redlands, a work of fiction with photographs, was published by Steidl in 2015. He holds degrees in 20th Century Art History and Fine Arts from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and brings a deep and broad understanding and appreciation of diverse genres, styles and mediums to CPA’s 2017 IJE.