Meryl Meisler receives the 2021 CPW Affinity Award alongside Paul Mpagi Sepuya

On Thursday, June 3, 2021 the Center for Photography at Woodstock presented Meryl Meisler with the 2021 Affinity Award alongside artist Paul Mpagi Sepuya. The Affinity Award was created in 2016 to acknowledge organizations and individuals, who have made significant contributions to the Center for Photography at Woodstock.

Watch a recording below of the award ceremony, including a short presentation from each of the artists on their current work, followed by a moderated conversation between the two artists.

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Daniel Handal joins Karen Haas for FotoFest’s Creative Conversations series

Daniel Handal joins Karen Haas for FotoFest’s Creative Conversations series

Artist Daniel Handal and Lane Senior Curator of Photographs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Karen Haas, took part in a discussion regarding Handal’s series “Pajaritos” for FotoFest. The virtual discussion was organized in support of FotoFest’s current exhibition, “Public Life: Home and the people who live there.” From

Artist Daniel Handal interviewed by Efren Olivares

Artist Daniel Handal interviewed by Efren Olivares

Daniel Handal was the subject of Efren Olivares’ most recent installment of the virtual interview and discussion series “Getting to Know Contemporary Photographers.” In this clip, Daniel addressed the three projects included in his current solo exhibition at ClampArt: “Final Girls,” “Pajaritos,” and “Cranach Nudes.” Daniel’s work centers on portraiture

Mariette Pathy Allen Endows the Illuminations Grant for Black trans women artists

Mariette Pathy Allen Endows the Illuminations Grant for Black trans women artists

Image: Mariette Pathy Allen, “Guest at Drag Ball in Harlem, New York,” 1984, Archival pigment print. Queer|Art, a New York nonprofit dedicated to promoting the work of LGBTQ+ artists, has launched a new $10,000 grant for Black trans women artists. The award, called the Illuminations Grant, was developed in collaboration

Lane Coder Print Sale to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Lane Coder Print Sale to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts

ClampArt has prints of four Lane Coder photographs at 11 x 14 inches (Edition of 25) available for $250 each. All photos are signed and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. 11 x 14 inches (Edition of 25) $250 A portion of the proceeds will benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts. Click

Online Artist Talk with Manjari Sharma for the Michael C. Carlos Museum

Online Artist Talk with Manjari Sharma for the Michael C. Carlos Museum

Watch an online artist talk by Manjari Sharma with Payal Bhattacharya for the Michael C. Carlos Museum in association with her exhibition “Transcendent Deities of India: The Everyday Occurrence of the Divine” through October 18, 2020. Artist Manjari Sharma’s “Darshan” series is the result of a multi-year project to photographically

Joseph Desler Costa in “The Drowned” at Alabama Contemporary

Joseph Desler Costa in “The Drowned” at Alabama Contemporary

Image: Joseph Desler Costa, “Hand Variant,” 2018. Artworks by Joseph Desler Costa will be on view in the exhibition “The Drowned” at Alabama Contemporary Art Center from March 13 – June 13, 2020: In 1840, French photographer Hippolyte Bayard (1801-1887) created the first staged photograph in a piece titled “Self-Portrait

Daniel Handal’s Pajaritos on view at Fotofest Biennial 2020

Daniel Handal’s <em>Pajaritos</em> on view at Fotofest Biennial 2020

Image: Daniel Handal, “Yellow Factor American Singer (Hot Pink),” 2016, Archival pigment print, painted frame, 19 x 15 inches. A selection of artworks from Daniel Handal’s Pajaritos series will be on view at the Fotofest Biennial in the exhibition “Ten by Ten: Ten Reviewers Select Ten Portfolios from The Meeting

Adam Ekberg in “The Other Side of Boredom” at Aurora Photo Center

Adam Ekberg in “The Other Side of Boredom” at Aurora Photo Center

Image: Adam Ekberg, “Arrangement #1,” 2009, Archival pigment print. Photographs by Adam Ekberg will be on view in the exhibition “The Other Side of Boredom” at the Aurora Photo Center in Indianapolis, IN, from March 6 – 27, 2020: For artist Adam Ekberg, moving past boredom means finding a space

James Bidgood in “C.H.A.D.” at Ashes/Ashes in NYC

James Bidgood in “C.H.A.D.” at Ashes/Ashes in NYC

Image: James Bidgood, “Mythical Woodland, Snake Silhouetted by Moon (Blue Moon),” late 1960s, Digital C-print. The photograph “Mythical Woodland, Snake Silhouetted by Moon (Blue Moon)” by James Bidgood will be on view in the exhibition “C.H.A.D.” at Ashes/Ashes in New York City from February 28 – April 5, 2020: ASHES/ASHES

Lissa Rivera in “Ablutions of the Tongue” at Rundetaarn in Copenhagen

Lissa Rivera in “Ablutions of the Tongue” at Rundetaarn in Copenhagen

Image: Lissa Rivera, “Reclining in Chiffon (All Cried Out),” 2017, Archival pigment print. Images from Lissa Rivera‘s series “Beautiful Boy” will be on display in the upcoming exhibition “Ablutions of the Tongue” at Rundetaarn in Copenhagen. The exhibition was initiated by Kristina Steinbock and co-curated by Louise Lassen Iversen, and

Mariette Pathy Allen receives Julia Margaret Cameron Award

Mariette Pathy Allen receives Julia Margaret Cameron Award

Image: Mariette Pathy Allen, “A Spirit Medium During a Festival at the Foot of Mt. Popa,” Burma, 2017, Archival pigment print. Mariette Pathy Allen received an Honorable Mention in the Portrait Series category of the Julia Margaret Cameron Awards for three photographs from her series “Transcendents: Spirit Mediums in Burma

Marc Yankus’ “Landmark City” on view in Grand Central Station, NYC

Marc Yankus’ “Landmark City” on view in Grand Central Station, NYC

Photographs by Marc Yankus are on view in the lightbox exhibition “Landmark City” at New York City’s Grand Central Station. The installation will be on view in the downstairs Dining Concourse at Grand Central Station through Summer 2020. A reception with the artist will be held on Wednesday, July 10th,