Selections from UPSTATE were awarded First Prize in ilon Art Gallery’s Annual Juried Photography Competition. The group exhibition of work by all selected artists, American Splendour: New Photography, will be on view from June 1 – July 25.

A featured photograph (Yellow House) from UPSTATE will be exhibited in Photolucida’s Critical Mass 2017 Top 50 Exhibition at Edition ONE Gallery in Santa Fe from July 20 – August 19 during New Mexico’s PhotoSummer. The Critical Mass Top 50 exhibit will also be shown as an evening projection on July 14 during the opening weekend of the Cortona on the Move festival in Italy.

New Faculty Solo Exhibition of UPSTATE series at the Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Oct. 22 – Dec. 14.

Daylight Books will publish a monograph of UPSTATE: Photographs by Tema Stauffer with essays by novelist Xhenet Aliu and photo historian Alison Nordström in fall 2018.

Pre-order book by contacting Tema Stauffer – payments accepted by check or PayPal.