CoPA  Annual Juried Exhibition, hosted by WPCA, draws artists from Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan and Minnesota.

Opening Reception: Friday, December 9th from 5pm – 9pm, Gallery Talk by Juror Catherine Edelman at 7pm

Closing Reception: Winter Gallery Night, Friday, January 20th from 5pm – 9pm

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Left: Melody Carranza, "CLINIC DAY AM"; Right: Tara Bogart, ""un oiseau … Paris" birds in cages"


This exhibition is an annual opportunity for Coalition of Photographic Arts members as well as photographers in Wisconsin, Micihigan, Illinois and Minnesota to exhibit their work. This Year’s Juror is Catherine Edelman from the Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois. Catherine Edelman opened her Chicago gallery 24 years ago after completing her MFA in Photography at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Since its founding in 1987, the gallery quickly established itself as one of the leading galleries in the Midwest devoted to the exhibition of prominent contemporary photographers alongside local, new & young talent, showcasing a broad range of subject matter. The gallery exhibits in major art fairs throughout the country and is widely respected as a leader, educator and expert in the field of photography.

Exhibiting Artists:

Bruce Ambuel -Brookfield, WI
Tara Bogart -Milwaukee, WI
Melody Carranza -Milwaukee, WI
Eddee Daniel -Wauwatosa, WI (Juror’s Choice, Honorable Mention)
Michael Dvorak -Robbinsdale, MN
Christine Flavin -Marquette, MI
Suzanne Garr -Wauwatosa, WI
Jennifer Greenburg -Chicago, IL (Juror’s Choice, 2nd Place)
David Gustafson -Madison, WI
Michael Havice -Whitefish Bay, WI
Chuck Koosmann -Alton, MN
Ryan Lowry -Chicago, IL (Juror’s Choice, Honorable Mention)
Norbert Marklin -Minneapolis, MN (Juror’s Choice, 3rd Place)
Nate Mathews -Bartlett, IL
Lily Mayfield -Chicago, IL (Juror’s Choice, Honorable Mention)
Flavio Morante -Saukville, WI
John Morser -Stevens Point, WI
Bernie Newman -Mequon, WI
Judith Pannozo -Racine, WI
Hillary Quella -Oshkosh, WI
Vicki Reed -Cedarburg, WI
Suzanne Rose -Forestville, WI
Kristin Schmid -Springfield, IL
Shelby Silvernell -Chicago, IL
Sarah Stonefoot – Sun Prarie, WI (Juror’s Choice, Best of Show)
Miriam Sushman -Milwaukee, WI
Robert Tolchin -Deerfield, IL
Margaret Wright -Chicago, IL
Victor Yanez-Lazcano -Chicago, IL
Steven Yeo -Wauwatosa, WI

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