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Artists On The Light Work Experience: Jim Stone

This is the third piece of our multi-part blog installment featuring a photographic artist, and previous Light Work Artist-In-Residence. This week we hear from Jim Stone How did your residency experience at Light Work influence your work? What progress did you make while here? As a result of Light Work’s support I was able to […]

A Closer Look: James Welling

James Welling Tile Photograph 8, 1985/2013 Silver gelatin print, 10 x 8 in. on 14 x 11 in. paper Shipped in a 18 x 14 in. mat Edition of 50, signed and numbered by the artist James Welling‘s work centers on an exploration of photography, shuffling the elemental components of the medium to produce distinctly […]

Artists On The Light Work Experience: Suzanne Opton

In honor of our 40th Anniversary, Light Work asked previous Artists-in-Residence for their thoughts on their Light Work experience. We started with a small group, a few of the artists selected for our current exhibition 40 Artists / 40 Years: Selections from the Light Work Collection. Each week, these statements will bring you a new […]

Announcing Light Work’s 2014 Subscription Program

Light Work is pleased to announce our 2014 Subscription Program, including limited-edition prints by James Welling, John Chervinsky, Lucas Foglia, Irina Rozovsky, signed copies of Strangely Familiar by Peter Mitchell, and a newly designed Contact Sheet. Purchase any print in our Fine Print Program or the Book Collectors Offer and receive a one-year subscription to […]

Artists On The Light Work Experience: Carrie Mae Weems

In honor of our 40th Anniversary, Light Work asked previous Artists-in-Residence for their thoughts on their Light Work experience. We started with a small group, a few of the artists selected for our current exhibition 40 Artists / 40 Years: Selections from the Light Work Collection. Each week, these statements will bring you a new […]

Light Work Celebrates Artists with Billboards Around Syracuse

Light Work is excited to unveil a series of billboards around the city of Syracuse! In conjunction with our current exhibition 40 Artists / 40 Years: Selections from the Light Work Collection, we have placed seven billboard locations across the city. Each billboard celebrates the work of an artist that had an integral experience as […]

Fall 2013 Workshops

Sign up for Fall 2013 workshops at Light Work / Community Darkrooms. Each semester Light Work / Community Darkrooms offers a series of workshops and classes to help you build your photographic skill set. Firm Foundations: 5 Week Workshops Studio Lighting Tuesdays, September 17-October 15, 6-9 pm. This fast-paced, hands-on course will show you how […]

Adam Magyar: Kontinuum

Adam Magyar: Kontinuum Kathleen O. Ellis Gallery at Light Work: January 14 – March 15, 2013 Artist Lecture: Thursday, January 31, 5p Gallery Reception: Thursday, January 31, 6-8p Urban Video Project, Everson Museum of Art site: January 10 – February 2, 2013 Hot Chocolate with the Artist: Friday, February 1, 6-7p Light Work is pleased […]

Community Darkrooms Member Spotlight: Chris Trigaux

Community Darkrooms Member Spotlight Chris Trigaux: Bookmaking at Community Darkrooms Chris Trigaux is a third year art photography major at Syracuse University taking TRM 351, Advanced Transmedia Studio 3. When his class was assigned a project with a “ghost” theme, he took to the streets with his medium format camera and began making pictures with […]

Contact Sheet 169 — Shen Wei: I Miss You Already

Shen Wei: I Miss You Already Exhibition Dates: November 5–December 14, 2012 Kathleen O. Ellis Gallery at Light Work Light Work is pleased to announce the solo exhibition I Miss You Already by Chinese artist Shen Wei. Wei uses his self-portrait series as a place for self-discovery and contemplation. Each image captures a momentary experience […]