FREDERICKSBURG — Plum Creek Art/Connie Mohr Gallery is hosting a new special exhibit by photographer Justin D. Allen that will continue through September.
A Saturday artist reception has been rescheduled due to illness. It will now be held July 19 at the gallery, 115 W. Main St. Meet Allen, view his work and enjoy refreshments. Admission is free.
Allen grew up in Fredericksburg and was a 2010 graduate of Sumner Fredericksburg High School. He got his start in photography as a high school student when a Sumner Lions Club scholarship allowed him to buy his first good quality digital camera.
He works in printing and production of photographs and books at Century College in White Bear Lake, Minnesota, and has had many professional exhibitions of his photography. He completed his bachelor’s of fine art at the University of Northern Iowa and begins graduate school at the University of Minnesota this fall.
Mitsutoshi Hanaga Collective of Monks Praying to Kill Owners of Corporations Responsible for Environmental Pollution at the Suzuka River in Yokkaichi, 1970. Photo: Mitsutoshi Hanaga Estate In the 1960s, pollution in Japan caused the spread of fatal conditions such as the Itai-itai disease and Yokkaichi asthma. In spite of scientific […]