Context 2015

Image Credit: Hyounsang Yoo


Join us Friday, February 6th for our exhibition opening, CONTEXT 2015. This will be Filter’s inaugural juried photo exhibition at our new gallery space in West Town.

View the online exhibition here


Jane Fulton Alt
Matthew Arnold
Jonathan Bagby
Lucy Wood Baird
Tal Barel
Matthew Crowther
Emilie Gomez
Jennifer Greenburg
Alice Hargrave
Sara Macel
Walker Pickering
Arnon Rabin
Jason Reblando
Anastasia Samoylova
Rachel Sanfilippo
Torsten Schumann
Jay Turner Frey Seawell
Manjari Sharma
Rebecca Sittler
Leonard Suryajaya
Susan Swihart
Samantha VanDeman
Sinziana Velicescu
Eileen Walsh
Hyounsang Yoo

About the Juror:

Assistant Curator in the Department of Photography of the Art Institute of Chicago

Michal Raz-Russo is the Assistant Curator in the Department of Photography at the Art Institute of Chicago. While at the Art Institute she curated the exhibitions Sharp, Clear Pictures: Edward Steichen’s World War I and Condé Nast Years (2014), Dayanita Singh (2014), When Collecting was New: Photographs from the Robert A. Taub Collection (2013), Entre Nous: The Art of Claude Cahun (2012, organized by the Jeu de Paume, Paris), and The Three Graces (2011).  Raz-Russo was a contributing author to Color Rush: American Color Photography from Stieglitz to Sherman (Aperture, 2013) and author of The Three Graces: Snapshots of Twentieth-Century Women (Yale University Press, 2011). She holds a BA in Architecture from the Cooper Union, New York, and MAs in Art History and Arts Administration from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Currently, Raz-Russo is working on a biennial contemporary photography series that begins in fall 2015 at the Art Institute.



Exhibition Dates: February 6 – March 27
Opening Reception: Friday, February 6
Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Location: 1821 West Hubbard Street | Suite 207

Gallery Hours

Monday – Saturday 11am – 5pm