/ Member Artist PagesHCP Instructor Galina Kurlat
Galina Kurlat was born in Moscow in 1981 and emigrated to the United States shortly after the fall of communism in 1989. She received her Bachelor of Media Arts Degree from Brooklyn’s Pratt Institute in 2005, she currently lives and works in Houston, TX. Her work has been exhibited nationally and is in a number of private collections. Recent awards include: Houston Center for Photography, Publication Award in Houston, TX; Critical Mass, Finalist in Portland, OR; Photo Media Center, Open Juried Exhibition Award in Erie, PA; Honorable Mention in the Prix De La Photographie in Paris, France; and The Art of Photography Show in San Diego, CA.
Galina’s work has been featured in the following selected publications: 100 Creatives, Houston Press; Artist Dialogue, Spot Magazine; Promotional Image, Photo Alchemy: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Alternative Process Photograph, 23 Sandy Gallery; Promotional Image, Low-Tech Juried Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Contemporary U.S. Photography, FotoFest 2010 Biennial Catalogue; Exhibition Catalog, The Art of Photography Show 2008; Exhibition Catalog, Resurrection: A New Look at Old Photopraphic Processes, Exhibition Catalog, PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris 2007, Traces and Avenues; Moment: une revue de photo.
Photography I: Learning the basics
Photography II: Beyond the Basics
After Dark: Photographing at Night
Creating a Studio
Natural Light Portraiture
The Figure in Photography
Playing with Toy Cameras
Alternative Printing: Wet Plate Colodion
Alternative Printing: Cyanotypes
Alternative Printing: Callotypes