An exhibit of the work of several young photographers who are participating in the Young Photographer Alliance mentoring program is opening at the Calumet Gallery, 22 West 22nd St, New York City from January 14-28. The gallery will be open from 8:30 to 5:30 Monday thru Friday and 9:00 to 5:30 on Saturdays, closed Sundays.
The exhibit consists of the work of 38 mentees and 12 well-known professional mentors in 11 cities in the United States, Canada and the U.K.
The subject of the program is Answering Adversity. For more about the mentees
. Each young photographer chose a different conceptual approach on the recent difficult recession years and developed photographic essays consistent with their choices. Each group worked closely with their professional mentors throughout the process. The exhibit consists of 111 images (three images and an essay from each participant). Check here for additional information on the mentee program