Be sure to join SCSJ in the culmination of our first ever photo contest: an exhibit displaying the finalists’ photos where winners will be announced!
SCSJ is hosting a photo exhibition fundraiser to document, promote, and honor the fight in the Southern United States for political, economic and social equality.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Photographer Jose Galvez, the first Mexican-American to be awarded the Pulitzer Prize. For over 40 years, Mr. Galvez has used black and white film to create a powerful and unparalleled historical record of the Latino experience in America. He will be speaking about and presenting photos from his book, Shine Boy, a photographic memoir.
ON DISPLAY: Photographs from the finalists of SCSJ’s photo contest. The prints will be up for auction throughout the event as a fundraiser for SCSJ.
WINNERS: You will be able to vote on YOUR favorite photograph from 6 to 7. The photo with the hightest votes will win the $250 People’s Choice award. In addition, Mr. Galvez will select one photo for the $250 Best of Show award.
REFRESHMENTS: Beer from Fullsteam Brewery and wine. Light snacks.
ADMISSION: $8 for adults; $5 for youth and students. Cash or check at the door.
PARKING: Free parking on the street or in the Parking Deck on the corner of Corcoran St. and Ramseur St. The extrance is located on Corcoran St., between Ramseur St. and Main St.
Thank you to our community partners: TROSA, Fullsteam Brewery, CCI Photographics, Bull City Forward, Iglesia Emanuel (Durham, NC)
See you at the event!
Bull City Forward, 101 Main St., Downtown Durham
Location: Bull City Forward, 101 Main St., Downtown Durham