Palm Beach Photographic Centre
Museum Exhibits

DEAD IMAGES:
Photographs of the Grateful Dead

Nov 18, 2016 – Jan 4, 2017

From the Archives of Robbi Cohn
Ms. Cohn's photographs span the last decade the Grateful Dead performed, and represent the largest single body of work documenting the famous psychedelic rock and roll band.

Opening Reception: Nov 18, 2016, 5:30-7:30pm
On View: Nov 19, 2016 – Jan 4, 2017

22nd Annual FOTOfusion

Jan 24-28, 2017

FOTOfusion, the popular cultural festival “where creativity and technology fuse,” attracts hundreds of professional and hobbyist photographers to West Palm Beach for five days of workshops, lectures, panel discussions, multimedia presentations, portfolio reviews, hands-on computer classes, demonstrations, and photo shoots taught by more than 60 world renowned photographers, digital imaging artists and picture editors. The 2017 FOTOmentor Award will be presented to Albert Watson.

On View: Jan 24-28, 2017

Special Exhibition of Photographs by Albert Watson,
recipient of the 2017 FOTOmentor Award

Jan 24 – Mar 11, 2017

Albert Watson is one of the world’s most successful and prolific photographers, blending art, fashion and commercial photography into stunning images. Named one of the 20 most influential photographers of all time by Photo District News, his many honors include an Order of the British Empire (OBE) from Queen Elizabeth II, and the Royal Photographic Society’s Centenary Medal for lifetime achievements. Watson’s iconic images and celebrity portraits have been in countless international publications, including 100 Vogue covers, in galleries and museums worldwide, in advertising campaigns for major corporations. The director of more than 100 TV commercials and the author of five books, Watson’s unique visual language and single-minded commitment to perfection have made him a world-renowned photographic master.

On View: Jan 24 – Mar 11, 2017

Photography of Place

Mar 25 – May 6, 2017

This stunning exhibition will present photographs by more than 20 different artists who are best known for their images of specific geographic places. The artists range from grand masters to accomplished amateurs and are as diverse as the places they capture on film.

On View: Mar 25 – May 6, 2017

3rd Annual Best in Show Festival

May 13 – Aug 12, 2017

This exhibition will showcase pictures and photojournalists that were honored at the annual POYi (Pictures of the Year International) Competition, the world’s oldest and most prestigious photojournalism program and competition based at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at the Missouri School of Journalism. POYi’s mission is to recognize excellence in documentary photography and photojournalism.

On View: May 13 – August 12, 2017

21st Annual MEMBERS' Juried Exhibition
AND
FOTOcamp 2017

Aug 26 – Oct 28, 2017

Once again, this exhibit will showcase the diverse work of PBPC members and the emerging talent of our young photographers.

On View: Aug 26 – Oct 28, 2017

Museum Hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
  • Friday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
  • Sunday - Closed

Admission:

Free


The Palm Beach Photographic Centre proudly presents:

DEAD IMAGES:
Photographs of the Grateful Dead

from the Archives of Robbi Cohn

Opening Night Reception
Friday, November 18, 2016
5:30-7:30pm

on view
Nov 19, 2016 - Jan 4, 2017

Public is Invited to FREE Opening Reception

(C) Robbi Cohn / Dead Images
©Robbi Cohn / Dead Images

Robbi Cohn's photographs span the last decade the Grateful Dead performed, and represent the largest single body of work documenting the famous psychedelic rock and roll band.

Photographing musicians since 1984, she was the first photographer licensed by the Grateful Dead. Robbi’s pictures have been used on CD’s, hang tags for Jerry Garcia ties and have been published in many magazines, books and newspapers. Many of her images are iconic and have appeared in Rolling Stone and USA Today, and on officially released Jerry Garcia stamps from Mongolia and Montserrat. She is also one of the featured artists at the new Jerry Garcia website.