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Event: 2016 Audubon Photography Awards Show

2016 Audubon Photography Awards Show
Mar
27

National Award-Winning Avian Photography to Exhibit at the Sequim Civic Center 

SEQUIM—The 2016 National Avian Photographs, as awarded by the National Audubon Society, will be on exhibit in lobby of the Sequim Civic Center, located at 152 West Cedar Street, from March 27 to April 13, 2017.

The twelve winning photographs were selected from over 7,000 entries, submitted from all 50 states and Canada. The winning photographs were originally published in the May-June 2016 issue of the Audubon magazine, and have been touring the country on exhibit.

The winning photographs were selected by a panel of five judges, and were graded on technical quality, originality, and artistic merit.

Meet the Grand Prize Winner 

Meet Grand Prize Winner, Bonnie Block, from Gig Harbor at the Civic Center for First Friday, on April 7, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

The National Audubon Society saves birds and their habitats throughout the Americas using science, advocacy, education and on-the-ground conservation. Audubon’s state programs, nature centers, chapters and partners have an unparalleled wingspan that reaches millions of people each year to inform, inspire and unite diverse communities in conservation action. Since 1905, Audubon’s vision has been a world in which people and wildlife thrive. Audubon is a nonprofit conservation organization. Learn more at www.audubon.org.

For more information on the exhibit, please contact City Clerk, Karen Kuznek-Reese at (360) 681-3428 or kkuznek@sequimwa.gov.