Alumni

Photography Gallery Tour and Wine Tasting

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Atlanta

The University of Chicago Alumni Association

February 22, 2012: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us in the hip Westside Arts District for a private photography showing and wine tasting at Jennifer Schwartz Gallery.

The gallery is a fine art photography gallery promoting talented, original and emerging photographers as well as established contemporary photographers. Through regular rotating exhibitions, educational artist talks and the representation of gifted and unique up-and-coming photographers, the gallery aims to enhance awareness of the rich variety of photographic talent.

Where

Jennifer Schwarts Gallery
Suite 112
1000 Marietta Street
Atlanta, Georgia

Driving Directions:

From Buckhead or North Atlanta, go South on Peachtree Rd aka US-19 to left (West) on 14th Street for 1 mile, then left on Northside Dr aka US-41 (South) for .7 miles, then sharp right onto Marietta Street for .3 miles.

From Marietta, go South on I-75 to exit 252, right onto Howell Mill Rd for 2 miles. Howell Mill intersects Marietta St at venue.

From downtown Atlanta go North on West Peachtree Street to left on North Avenue for 1 mile, bear right onto Northside Dr aka US-41 for .5 miles, then left on Marietta Street for .3 miles.

Event Details

Alumni, parents and friends will be able to view selected works from Watershed, a series by photographer JeffRich. Precious Things, an exhibition featuring the work of four photographers (Heidi Kirkpatrick, Jefferson Hayman, Lori Vrba and Lisette deBoisblanc) will showcase their small, intimate objects. We'll learn about the exhibits while tasting some wine and enjoying light appetizers. Per person cost $10.

Cost

$10 per person includes wine and appetizers

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 2/20/2012

Speaker Profiles

Jennifer Schwartz (Speaker)
Gallery Owner and Photographer, Jennifer Schwartz Gallery
http://www.jenniferschwartzgallery.com/

Jennifer Schwartz is originally from Richmond, Virginia, and has her BA from Colgate University and her MA from Georgia State University. The owner of a successful commercial photography business for ten years, she opened her gallery in 2009 to give Atlanta's thriving photography community a venue to showcase the work of emerging photographers.

Jennifer most recently participated as a reviewer at PhotoNOLA in New Orleans, and she will also be a reviewer at the Society of Photographic Educators National Conference in Atlanta, Photo Lucida in Portland, Oregon, and at Atlanta Celebrates Photography's portfolio review this Fall. In addition to these portfolio reviews, she is the creator of the on-going program, Roundtable Review.

Questions

Christy Harris, '97 

404-229-8737

Other Information

Christy Harris will present 4 wines for tasting with abundant information on each. Also, artisan cheeses, breads, and other artful food will be served. The evening will be fit for foodies!

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