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Beyond the Lens 2012
Sixth Annual Photography Exhibition

On Exhibition: January 12 – February 16, 2012
A  juried Exhibition of Photographic work.

 1st Place
Christa Gearhart Denney "Silver Shoes"
 1st Place: Christa Gearhart Denney


Peoples Choice Award: Christy Martin
People's Choice Award
Christy Martin "Light on the Gloom" 
1st Place: Christa Gearhart Denney
First Place
Christa Gearhart Denney "Silver Shoes" 
2nd Place: Barbie Steps
Second Place
Barbie Steps "Family Circle (Japan)" 
3rd Place: Gordon Kummer
Third Place
Gordon Kummer "Before the Fall"  
Honorable Mention: Sam Abatgis
Honorable Mention
Sam Abatgis "Cargill Factory" 
Honorable Mention: Timothy Burns
Honorable Mention
Timothy Burns "Untitled-Rust Series"  
Honorable Mention: Christa Gearhart Denney
Honorable Mention
Christa Gearhart Denney "Bear 
Honorable Mention: William Hutton
Honorable Mention
William Hutton "Suburbia No. 3077"  
Honorable Mention: Dan Jaboor
Honorable Mention
Dan Jaboor "Offering (Klungkung, Bali)" 
Honorable Mention: Gordon Kummer
Honorable Mention
Gordon Kummer "Rombach Farms" 
Honorable Mention: Genell Miller
Honorable Mention
Genell Miller "Africa" 
Honorable Mention: Adam West
Honorable Mention
Adam West "Out of the Crater" 
  Beyond the Lens Juried Artists 2012   
Sam Abatgis 
Ruth Ann Bauers
Cindy Burkholder     
Timothy Burns
Robin L Cain
Kim Carr   
Bill Carrier  
Tom Chlebowski 
Louis G Clark Jr
David Coleman  
Katherine Cuba
Jessica Dreyer
Susan Garrett 
Marcia Gay 
Christa Gearhart Denney
Beth Goyer 
Douglas Held
Mark Hertich
William C Hutton  
Dan Jaboor
Greg Kluempers 
Bob Krause
Gordon Kummer
Christy Martin 
Dennis McCarthy
Teresa Militello
Genell Miller
James Moore
Gary Morrison
Rick Newton
Vicki S. Overman
Laura Presley
Naomi Runtz
Jennifer Sarti
Carolyn Schlueter
Barbie Steps
Jonathan Street 
Ryan Strong
Ina Tressler
Vivian Waters
Adam West
Barbara Zucker
  View more of the exhibition on our YouTube Channel  

About the Juror:
     Olivia Lahs-Gonzales is director of the Sheldon Art Galleries in St. Louis where she curates exhibitions, directs educational programs, and assists in fundraising for six gallery spaces devoted to photography, architecture, jazz history, St. Louis artists and collections, and children's art. Publications and essays include My Nature: Works with Paper by Kiki Smith (1999), Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century (1997), and Photography in Modern Europe: The Spring 1996 Bulletin of The Saint Louis Art Museum, Currents: 63 -Peter Fraser: Ice and Water (1995), Currents 81: Glenn Ligon (2000) and Candida Höfer Photographs (2005). Lahs-Gonzales also contributed the essay To Unseal the Deeper Nature to the book and exhibition Inge Morath, (1999), published by Prestel and the Kunsthalle, Vienna. In 2006 in celebration of Josephine Baker’s 100th birthday, Lahs-Gonzales organized a major exhibition and edited and wrote for the accompanying catalogue, Josephine Baker: Image and Icon for the Sheldon Art Galleries. Other publications include Ralston Crawford and Jazz (2011); Larry Fink: Attraction and Desire – 50 years in Photography (2011); Secrets of Real Estate: John Gossage (2008), Clifford Martin: Navy Photographer (2008) Barry Leibman: The Mahler Suite (2010), and Larry Fink: Attraction and Desire – 50 Years in Photography (2011), among others. Also a practicing artist, she has exhibited her work in St. Louis, Chicago, London, Taipei and Tokyo. Learn more about Olivia Lahs-Gonzales on her website.

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