Be the first to experience the 30-year retrospective of Hampton Roads-based photographer Mark Atkinson, PROOF! View riveting and poignant images of people and places near home and around the globe. Atkinson will also debut a brand new short film on the back lawn during the event.
6-7PM: Exclusive Members-only preview and cocktail hour with the artist.
7-9PM: Hors d’oeuvres by Montero’s Restaurant, a full bar, and musical selections by Charles Rasputin on the back patio.
Members: $10 | Non-Members: $20
*Members with their membership card in hand will receive $1 off each alcoholic beverage purchase.
About Mark Atkinson:
Mark Atkinson has lived and worked in the Hampton Roads area for over 30 years. He has traveled the world shooting both still photography and documentary films telling the stories he finds. While not traveling, Mark has photographed interesting people and public places here in Hampton Roads for professional and personal fodder. The collection of images representing this body of work is vast and represents a fabled professional career. His work addresses both the regional and global landscape of human interaction and cultural awareness while providing an aesthetic beauty and a sense of connection to the subject in the images. Art enthusiasts with an understanding of photographic composition will appreciate this multi-faceted collection, one that crosses time and distance while providing a deeply rooted connection to this city. More about PROOF here
PROOF is presented by:
COTTRELL CONTRACTING | NANCY MARTIN
WILBANKS, SMITH & THOMAS
NIKON | CAPE CHARLES YACHT CENTER | CAVALIER HOTEL
EOS SURFACES | RUTTER MILLS | DISTINCTION MAGAZINE
Party Sponsors: MONTERO’S RESTAURANT | DISTINCTIVE EVENT RENTALS
Exhibition Development: WEINSTEIN PROPERTIES