MARGARET CASELLA’S acceptance in the Heckscher Museum Biennial!

Posted by on Aug 20, 2016 in BLOG, Exhibition | No Comments

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT

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Coffee Filters 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

It is my sincere pleasure to inform you that the Long Island Biennial jury has accepted your work, Coffee Filters 1, for The Heckscher Museum of Art Long Island Biennial to be held from September 3 through December 4, 2016.

The opening reception will be Saturday evening, September 10, from 5:30 until 7:30 pm, and we look forward to seeing you then.  You will receive invitations that will admit four people, including yourself, to the reception.  Regrettably, we must limit attendance in keeping with fire regulations and so have planned two additional special viewing events for family and friends:

Biennial Friends and Family Private Viewing 
Friday, September 23  |  5:00 pm – 8:30 pm  |  Music at 7:00 pm 
An evening of music, wine, and a special viewing of the exhibition. 
 
Biennial Friends and Family and Heckscher Museum Members Viewing
Friday, November 18  |  5:00 pm – 8:30 pm  |  Music at 7:00 pm 
An evening of music, wine, and a special viewing of the exhibition.

1st Place Winner at the 9th Annual Black & White Spider Awards

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in black and white, Exhibition | No Comments

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER MARGARET CASELLA FROM THE USA.

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1st Place – Outstanding Achievement in Still Life | Black Turnips

LOS ANGELES – October 18, 2014 – Professional photographer Margaret Casella of the USA was presented with the 9th Annual Black and White Spider Awards 1st Place – Outstanding Achievement in the category of Still Life at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow webcast Saturday, October 18, 2014.

The live online gala was attended by photography fans around the globe who logged on to see the climax of the industry’s most important event for black and white photography.

The awards international Jury included captains of the industry from The Royal Photographic Society, FoMu Fotomuseum, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Torch Gallery, Stockholm City Museum to Fratelli Alinari in Florence who honored Spider Fellows with 298 coveted title awards and 957 nominees in 14 categories.

“It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 8,508 entries from 73 countries that we received this year,” said Basil O’Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Margaret Casella’s “Black Turnips,” an exceptional image entered in the Still Life category, represents black and white photography at its finest, and we’re pleased to present her with the title of 1st Place – Outstanding Achievement.”

You can view the 9th Annual Winners Gallery at http://www.thespiderawards.com/gallery/9th/.

BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in black and white photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in black and white photography.

Contact: Margaret Casella
Telephone: 212 529 8966
Email: throught the Contact page.
Website: casellaphotography.com

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CONGRATULATIONS on being a Winner at the 9th Annual
Black & White Spider Awards with:

 

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1st Place – Outstanding Achievement in Still Life | Black Turnips

 

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Nominee in Abstract | Horton Point, LI, NY lighthouse

 

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Nominee in Still Life | Filling Tea Cup

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See the announcement at the Black and White Spider Awards website

view more botanical photography.

Pattern & Rhythm Through the Lens. September 28 (reception 3 – 5 PM) – November 2

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in BLOG, Exhibition | No Comments

Margaret is exhibiting again! 

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Two of my photographs will be included in an exhibit at the Long Island Art League, 107 East Deer Park Rd. in Dix Hills, Huntington, NY. The theme is an exploration of  ” Pattern & Rhythm Through the Lens”. The theme was repeated shapes captured in the image to unify the different parts into a whole, and these elements create random or regular rhythm.

A total of 60 images by 42 artists were selected out of a field of 581 entries. Two of my gelatin silver prints,” Dinner Napkins” and “Pad of Parchment Paper” will be in the show. See attachment below.

The opening reception takes place Sunday, September 28th from 3 – 5 PM. and the exhibit will run through November 2nd. 

Visit www.artleagueli.org for further information.

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photo projection at SeeMe’s Creatives Rising event, Saturday, Oct 5, 2013, 6pm-2am

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in BLOG, Exhibition | No Comments

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My photograph, “Ocracoke Island ” an image transfer, will be projected onto a massive skyscraper in the SEE-ME Creatives Rising show in Long Island City, NY on October 5th.. This image will be shown along with other inspiring artists from around the globe in an international display of art. It will also be shown inside the See.Me Exhibition Space every hour from 6 PM Saturday until 2 AM on Sunday.

Learn more about the event, including directions to the projection gardens and the See.Me Exhibition Space, www.see.me/rising.

See my profile at www.889broadway.see.me.