Current Exhibits

Eugene Richards: Photographs

Artist: Eugene Richards

Eugene Richards

Untitled by Eugene Richards

  • Banko Family Gallery
  • Banana Factory
  • November 1 – December 28, 2013
  • First Friday: November 1, December 6
  • Banana Factory - Hours

We are proud to announce this year's artist in resident Eugene Richards! He will give a special presentation along with an exhibition of his work. He'll also judge the college Photography Contest! Among numerous honors, Richards has won a Guggenheim Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts grants, the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Award, the National Geographic Magazine Grant for Photography, the Getty Images Grant for Editorial Photography, the Amnesty International Media Award. He is considered by many to be one of the most important documentary photographers in the world.

Pennsylvania Photographers Competition

Judge: Bruce Katsiff

Rodeo Cowboys
Rodeo Cowboys by Rick Smith

ArtsQuest hosted its 4th annual Olympus InVision Photography Festival on Nov. 1-3, 2013. InVision is a festival highlighting nationally and internationally known photographers as well as emerging artists. This year InVision hosted its second open juried exhibition for all photographers residing in Pennsylvania. This exhibition in our Crayola Gallery is a special juried exhibition created to highlight the many talented photographers living and working in PA. This exhibition highlights work from all types of photographers at different stages in their careers as well as many various types of photography itself. This exhibition was selected and curated by, Bruce Katsiff. Katsiff is a photographer and former Director/CEO of the James A. Michener Museum in Doylestown, PA.

The InVision College Photography Contest Winners!

Judge: Eugene Richards

Griffin Moores
First prize $1,500
"Homicide in Flint, MI," Rochester Institute of Technology

Homicide in Flint

Rob Gordon
2nd Place- $1,000
"Childhood" Muhlenberg College


Emily Shapiro
3rd Place - $500
"Shapiro 5," Lehigh University


ArtsQuest hosted its 4th annual Olympus InVision Photography Festival on Nov. 1-3, 2013. An integral part of the festival again this year is the annual College Photography Competition Exhibition. This exhibition in our Hallway to the Arts is a special juried exhibition highlighting the artistic talents of students currently enrolled in college. This exhibition is an excellent opportunity for students to exhibit their works in a professional setting. Our Artist-in-Residence and Juror this year is award-winning, international photographer Eugene Richards. Richards is a photographer, writer, and filmmaker. Richard's photography and writing has appeared in major magazines worldwide including LIFE, the New York Times Magazine, Esquire, the New Yorker, Mother Jones, National Geographic, and the Nation.

ArtsQuest Glass Studio Instructor and Student Glass Exhibit


  • SANTA BANNON / Fine Art Gallery
  • December 1-30, 2013
  • Opening Reception First Friday 12-6-13 from 5-9pm
  • Banana Factory - Hours

This showcase features the works of glass instructors and their advanced students at the Banana Factory. These emerging artists employ a vast array of techniques: blown glass, slumping, fusing, flaming, cane work, murine, hand-sculpting, and incalmo. All pieces are affordable and available for purchase.

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Crayola Gallery

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Banko Gallery

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