Rarefied Light 2018 // Awards

The Rarefied Light 2018 exhibition will kick off with an opening reception at the Anchorage Museum on September 28th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

Rarefied Light is Alaska’s largest annual fine art photography exhibition. This year we received 610 entries by 91 artists. Guest juror Arthur Meyerson, selected 50 photographs by 34 artists for inclusion in this year’s exhibition.

Best of Show is awarded to Douglas Yates, Ester, for the print “Road Trip”.

In addition, Henry chose 5 pieces for the Honorable Mention awards:

Dean Cully, Anchorage, “Aerial:Cape Thompson Summer Sunset Storm”
Hal Gage, Anchorage, “Young Fisherman at Graveyard Point, Alaska”
Hal Gage, Anchorage, “Stumps, Oregon”
Matt Johnson, Anchorage, “Field Jacket”
Charlotte Peterson, Fairbanks, “Untitled”


Following the Anchorage exhibit, which will include prints by Arthur Meyerson showing concurrently, the exhibit will travel to:

The Bear Gallery, Fairbanks and Kenai Peninsula College

Rarefied Light is funded with support from Blaine’s Art Supply.