Turhan Brandon

category: Visual,

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Artist Statement

Began the study of art at the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, NY, studied Architecture and Art at Howard University in Washington, DC. Began the study of photography while attending Howard University. Studied photography and printmaking in Wertsburg, Germany while stationed there in the Army. Studied commercial photography at the New York Institute of Photography in New York City. Has exhibited with the Westchester Land Trust, The Gallery at St. Cabrini in Dobbs Ferry, The Art Barn in Ossining, Yonkers Public Library, The Rye Reading Room, Art on Main Street in Yonkers, the Westchester Arts Council, in Wertzburg Germany, and in Washington, DC. Won third place, second place, first place, and best of show at the Westchester Professional Photographers Association's quarterly print competitions. Won two red ribbons and two blue ribbons with distinguished print ribbons at the Professional Photographers Society of New York State 2003 Print competition,  four blue ribbons at the Professional Photographers of America's 2003 International Print Competition. Received a Certificate of Merit from Wertsburg, Germany, and an Honorable Mention at the Westchester Land Trust Photo Exhibit.

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