Issue #55  4/3/2003
Collectors' Round Table

There will be a photography collectors' roundtable on Tuesday, April 22, 2003, at 7 p.m. at the Travis Gallery on Rt. 202 in Lahaska, PA. Photographers Michael Smith and Paula Chamlee; Katherine Ware, curator of photography at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Bill Clark, contemporary photography collector; and photography dealer Alex Novak of Vintage Works (your newsletter editor) will discuss the current state of fine art photography collecting. This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are highly recommended due to space constraints. For reservations, please call the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce at 215-348-3913 to register.

The roundtable is part of the 17th Annual Byers Bucks Fever Art Exhibition, which this year is entitled "Michael A. Smith & Paula Chamlee: Alone and Together."

This year's Art Exhibition will focus on the latest works of Bucks County photographers, Michael A. Smith and Paula Chamlee, husband and wife, who live, work, and travel together. The exhibition will include their individual images from a recent trip to Tuscany, as well as their collaborative work of Bonsai from Longwood Gardens. The exhibition opens today and runs through April 24 at the Travis Gallery, 6089 Rt. 202, New Hope, PA.

On Thursday, April 10, 2003, 7 p.m. at the Travis Gallery, Michael A. Smith and Paula Chamlee will conduct an intimate conversation about their work and lives with special attention given to the work in the exhibition.