I am very pleased to hear about this photography Project and Exhibition. Kevin Kuster who is also a good friend and a Columnist for us sent me the following information. You can read more about Kevin here, in addition.
‘Columbus Museum of Art and the #jj community (Instagram), the world’s largest community of photographers, launch the largest museum mobile photography exhibition to date.
Mobile Photo Now (February 6, 2015 – March 22, 2015) will highlight the emerging art form of mobile photography, and the power of social media and smart phones as a means of creative expression. In the fall of 2012, Columbus Museum of Art became the first museum in the world to present a curated, crowdsourced exhibition based on the photography app Instagram.
Photos for Mobile Photo Now will be co-curated by CMA and JJ from photo challenges issued throughout October 2014′.
You can be part of this…
Throughout the month of October Columbus Museum of Art and #JJ we’ll be announcing one challenge each week.
- Several hundred photos will be selected to be displayed at Columbus Museum of Art as part of the Mobile Photo Now exhibition (Feb 6-March 22, 2015)
- All photos will become part of the online gallery
- Select photos will be featured on CMA and #JJ Instagram channels during the month of October.