37th Annual Cerro Gordo Photo Show

May 12 – July 15, 2017
Center Space Gallery

Alyssa Corell of Mason City, Third Trip Around the Sun, Black and White Digital Photograph

The 37th Annual Cerro Gordo Photo Show, sponsored by the Safford and Lena Lock Photo Endowment Fund, opened on Friday, May 12 in the Museum’s Center Space Gallery.

One hundred fourteen entries were received from residents in Cerro Gordo County and from those attending the spring and summer semesters at North Iowa Area Community College.  Forty-six photographs by twenty-four artists were chosen for exhibition by a panel of judges.

Area residents whose work was chosen for this year’s show are:  Shannon Heflin, Brad Janson, Craig Kienast, Julie Pals, Jim Reynolds, and Joyce Sorensen, all of Clear Lake; Shari Brandli, Joshua Brueggeman, Alyssa Corell, Lisa Grouette, Judy Lane, Bruce G. McKee, Ben Nolan, Keisuke Ohtani, Amber Olsen, Jeff Platt, Elli Ruen, Paulette Searle, Danelle Stadtlander, Ben VanHorn, Reid Walderbach and Cam Wright, all of Mason City; Marcus McNealy of Osage.

An opening reception and awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 18.  The 37th Annual Cerro Gordo Photo Show will be open to the public through Saturday, July 15, during regular museum hours.