Above: Captivating, painterly images of botanical subjects are a specialty of Molly Wood, one of 13 photographers in an upcoming exhibit.
Not one but two events are coming up this weekend at Olson-Larsen Galleries in Valley Junction. An exhibit of art photography opens with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, July 27. And a panel discussion with several of the artists, moderated by Des Moines Art Center curator Laura Burkhalter, begins at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 28.
The work of 13 photographers will be featured in the the exhibit, including Molly Wood, the subject of this story from the current issue of dsm magazine. Saturday’s panel discussion includes nine of the exhibiting photographers. Organizers say public participation in the discussion is welcome.