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Water Street Studios Gallery new exhibit: “The Fermilab Photo Club Show”

Jul 11, 2017 08:47AM ● By Ben Scott

Batavia, IL—Water Street Studios’ Dempsey Family Gallery will be hosting an exhibit of photographs taken by the Fermilab National Laboratory’s Photo Club.

As part of Fermilab’s 50th Anniversary celebration, photographs of the country’s leading particle physics laboratory and its 6,800-acre site will be on display. Twenty-three members of Fermilab’s Photo Club have captured images ranging from the on-site bison herd to the Lab’s Bubble Chamber.

During the opening night reception, you’ll get to meet a number of these photographers while also enjoying live music, free food by Gaetano’s Batavia, a cash bar featuring beer from Solemn Oath Brewery and wine from Bright Angel wines. Thank you to our gallery event sponsor K. Hollis Jewelers.

The Fermilab Photo Club exhibit will open on August 11th, from 6-to-9 pm and continue until September 2, 2017.

Upstairs at the Kane County Chronicle Gallery

Water Street Studios resident artist Marty Murphy will be displaying some of his photography and mixed media works in the Kane County Chronicle gallery, located on the second floor at Water Street Studios.

Opening reception will be held August 11, from 6 – 9 p.m.  

The show will be on view during regular gallery hours: Friday, 1-9 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday, 12 to 4 p.m. at 160 S. Water Street in Batavia.