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Portraits of Iowa

Event Details

October 28, 2014 — April 18, 2015
Location: Grout Museum of History and Science
503 South Street
Waterloo, IA/50701
Contact Name: Jordan Walker
Email: jordan.walker@gmdistrict.org
Phone: 319-234-6357

Event Description

The Grout Museum District has partnered with Hawkeye Community College Professional Photography Department to create an exhibit titled “Portraits of Iowa.”  Opening Oct. 28, 2014 thru April 18, 2015, this exhibit shows Iowans through the lenses of 47 years of Hawkeye Community College trained professional photographers.  In the past 47 years the Hawkeye Photography program has provided thousands of students with a working knowledge  of the industry in the fields of commercial, photojournalism, and portraiture photography.  Many of its’ alumni have gone on to produce award winning photographs.  Over 40 juried images covering subjects from music to sports and faming to everyday life in Iowa will be on display.  Created by a small number of students, alumni and the dedicated instructors, visitors will understand why the Hawkeye Professional Photography program has earned a reputation as one of the best in the nation.