Friday, March 26, 2010

Advanced Photo Student Exhibit

Glen Helen Atrium Gallery Exhibition:

Yellow Springs High School Advanced Photo Student Exhibit

April 2 – 28, 2010

The Glen Helen Atrium Gallery is showing Yellow Springs High School Advanced Photo Student Exhibit

from April 2 to April 28, 2010.

Young photographers from Yellow Springs High School’s advanced photography classes will present digital works in a variety of photo genres, including landscape, experimental, documentary and still life. The Gallery is located in the Glen Helen Building at 405 Corry Street in Yellow Springs. Show hours are 9:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday and 10 am to 4 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is free. Images will be available for purchase.

The exhibit will feature work by Yellow Springs H.S. Seniors Marlee Layh and Colby Silvert and Juniors Gabe Amrhein and Sadie Rehm. “All four of these photographers show tremendous talent,” says their Media & Arts Educator, Melina Elum. “Silvert’s senior portfolio was awarded a gold key in Scholastic this year and is now competing for national honors. Rehm’s was awarded a silver key in Scholastic as well.” Amrhein, Rehm and Silvert have also received recognition for their work in the 2010 Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition.

For more information call the Glen Helen Ecology Institute at (937) 769-1902 or visit

The Glen Helen Atrium Gallery showcases the work of emerging local and regional visual artists in twelve exhibits each year. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of art goes to the Glen Helen Association, a non-profit organization whose mission is to support preservation and programs at Glen Helen and its 1,000-acre nature preserve.