Expectations, Silver Gelatin Print, 2008, © Emma Wilcox

Expectations, Silver Gelatin Print, 2008, © Emma Wilcox

New Photography
Selections from the 2008 – 2009 CCNY Darkroom Residency Program

Exhibition: January 7 – February 20, 2010

Featuring work by: Brett Bell, Lisa Elmaleh, Carrie Levy, Wayne Liu, Santiago Mostyn, Anthony Hamboussi, Mauro Restiffe and Emma Wilcox.

Baxter St at CCNY presents the work of 8 photographers chosen for its 2008 and 2009 Darkroom Residency Program, opening Thursday, January 7, 2010 from 6–8pm. Chosen annually by a jury, these artists are Brett Bell, Lisa Elmaleh, Carrie Levy, Wayne Liu, Santiago Mostyn, Mauro Restiffe, and Emma Wilcox. Their work represents a spectrum of approaches and methodologies, from Lisa Elmaleh‘s wet–plate collodion Everglades landscapes to Brett Bell‘s seductive color portraits of his friends.

Entering its fourth year, Baxter St at CCNY Darkroom Residency Program provides participating artists with three months of free access to CCNY‘s darkrooms, a digital work station, and a shooting studio. Baxter St at CCNY Darkroom Residency Program is supported, in part, by Fujifilm; Kodak; public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts and the New York State Artist Workspace Consortium.