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We’re out here! Everyone knows that the South has a special place in our hearts here at Aint-Bad, so we spent the weekend at SlowExposures 2015 in Pike County Georgia, which is sure to be four incredible days of exhibitions, pop up shows, and events featuring a diverse exchange of views of the South. Check out the SlowExposure website for more info, and check out their mission statement: “Place matters. Art matters. So does community. And, when the three are mixed together by the SlowExposures volunteers–both natives and immigrants to the American South, a peculiar alchemy occurs. Backgrounds, religions, cultures, and political affiliations fall away in the creative challenge of putting on the juried exhibition that showcases photography of the rural southeast United States. The result: An annual crop of pictures that manages to both pay homage to, and confound the stereotypes of the region. We present the work in historic buildings that tell the story of this long-time, cotton-growing region. Our intention is to support the re-purposing of these places that hold our community’s memories …



Aint-Bad Magazine will be participating in this year’s 51st SPE National Conference, which will be held in Baltimore, Maryland at the Hilton Hotel. Come check out our booth at the Exhibits Hall, scheduled this upcoming weekend, Thursday, March 6th thru Sunday, March 9th, 2014. The Society for Photographic Education (SPE) is a nonprofit membership organization that provides and fosters an understanding of photography as a means of diverse creative expression, cultural insight, and experimental practice. Through its interdisciplinary programs, services, and publications, the society seeks to promote a broader understanding of the medium in all its forms through teaching and learning, scholarship, and criticism. See below for more information. 2014 SPE National Conference Collaborative Exchanges: Photography in Dialogue In an age of interconnectedness, photographers are no longer solitary practitioners peering at the world through the singular eye of the viewfinder. Rather, photography is positioned at the heart of the contemporary art discourse, establishing relationships with a broad array of ideas and media. Photographers are reaching outside of themselves more than at any point in history, …