The Burke Arts Council proudly presents
THE SIXTH ANNUAL JURIED PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION. September 13 – November 8.
Artists Reception and Distribution of Awards: Friday, September 13th, 5 – 7 PM
Categories for 2019: STREET PHOTOGRAPHY * BLACK AND WHITE * LANDSCAPE
Juror of Awards: Lonnie Crotts.
Lonnie Crotts is an accomplished photographer who defines himself as a storyteller that uses photography’s unique ability to engage the world in discovery and bring us closer together. Lonnie’s work over the last 10 years has focused primarily on capturing the beauty of Burke County and the surrounding Blue Ridge mountains of western North Carolina. His photographs have been exhibited in galleries and exhibitions including the prestigious Appalachian Mountain Photography competition. Lonnie’s exhibited work included landscapes, nature, and black and white portraiture.
Lonnie’s passion for nature and photography lead to the Keep It Wild – Linville Gorge calendar project, a collaborative calendar project that advocated for the protection of the Linville Gorge Wilderness.