Melt Down Exhibition Opens This Weekend

I’m honored to be included in the new Melt Down exhibition at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) in Rockland. The exhibition, curated by curator emeritus Bruce Brown, brings together ten Maine-based photographers who have photographed in the Arctic, Antarctic, or Iceland and that are concerned about climate change. The opening is this Saturday, […]

Photography in Maine March 2019

This is the third in my new series of monthly posts that cover photography exhibits in the state of Maine. For Boston and some of greater New England, I recommend the What Will You Remember blog for exhibit lists and reviews (here’s the March post). If you have an exhibit you’d like me to publicize, […]

Calls for Entries March 2019

It is time for my monthly summary of upcoming calls for entries for photographers, particularly those in Maine and New England, so please find below my list for March 2019. I’ve listed four upcoming artist residencies in Maine in this post, too. This list is certainly not exhaustive and usually reflects ones of particular interest […]

Artist Residencies for Photographers

I’ve done four artist residencies over the past few years and I find them incredibly worthwhile. The idea behind them is simple — allowing artists the time and space to do their work away from the distractions of daily life. They vary immensely, of course… some are a week long, some are six months long; […]

Your Favorite Photographs of 2018

I gave you mine, and you have given me yours – below you’ll find favorite photographs from 2018 from friends of the blog. This is one of my favorite posts of the year as I love seeing the diverse and wonderful work that is out there. I also encourage you to check out the website […]

Photography in Maine February 2019

This is the second in my new series of monthly posts that cover photography exhibits in the state of Maine. For Boston and some of greater New England, I recommend the What Will You Remember blog for exhibit lists and reviews (here’s the February post). If you have an exhibit you’d like me to publicize, […]

Call for Your Favorites of 2018

I just posted my own favorites of 2018, and now I’d like to publish yours! If you’d like to be included, send me a jpeg (and a link, if you so desire) to jim@jimnickelson.com. I’ll be making the post of all the submissions near the end of this month. I love seeing the wide variety […]