Sports photographer Peter Read Miller to hold workshop as part of Hawaii photography exhibition

Sports photographer Peter Read Miller to hold workshop as part of Hawaii photography exhibition

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - As one of Sports Illustrated's top photographers for over 30 years, Peter Read Miller has taken some amazing images. More than 100 of them turned into Sports Illustrated covers.

He's in town as part of CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY IN HAWAI‘I 2014: The premier juried exhibition for photography in Hawai‘i.  This event is designed to offer artists who use photography a venue for exhibiting work and to provide a snapshot of the “state of the art” of contemporary photography in the State.  University of Hawaii Manoa's Outreach College's Pacific New Media presents his

free public talk

on Nov. 20, and a

two-day workshop

on sports photography on November 22-23.

Andrew Rose Gallery is proud to partner with UH Manoa's Pacific New Media (PNM) to present the sixth annual CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY IN HAWAI‘I 2014. Both the largest exhibition to date at the gallery, as well as the biggest pool of applicants in the six years of PNM's annual exhibition, CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY IN HAWAI‘I 2014 features 57 works of photography by 44 artists, juried from a submission pool of over 500 artworks.

Opening Friday, April 11, CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY IN HAWAI‘I 2014 runs through First Friday, May 2nd, 2014. Located at 1003 Bishop Street, Suite 120, Ground Floor, Andrew Rose gallery hours are Monday – Friday, 11am – 5pm, and by appointment.

The gallery will host a reception for the artists on Friday, April 18, from 5 - 8pm. Awards will be presented at 6pm on April 18th including the Pacific New Media Juror's Award and vendor awards by Hawaii Photo Rental, Pegge Hopper Gallery, Kaimuki Camera and Art Source Framing and Design. All events are free and open to the public. For information, click

The exhibition is organized by Susan Horowitz, Director, and David Ulrich, Program Coordinator, at PNM/UHM and is curated and installed by Andrew Rose from a selection juried by Barbara Pope and Franco Salmoiraghi.

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