S.H.A.R.P. Photo Exhibition

Annie R. Smith-Stubenfield use her first camera, a 126 film Instamatic, to document her life in and around the Ida B. Wells Homes. She now is a member of the NPHM board and leads the NPHM sponsored Senior Housing Alumni Resident Photographers (S.H.A.R.P.), a class that teaches seniors about camera operation, composition, and darkroom techniques.

The course culminated at the Oakwood Community Center, 3825 S Vincennes Ave, on Saturday November 3 at 1 PM with a free photography exhibit. The photos in the exhibition were curated by the Museum's Associate Director, Robert Smith.

You can view some of the photos below, the full exhibition is available for viewing on our Facebook page.

Top row, left to right: Clouds at Dusk by Dolly Dockery, A Slice of Pie with Ice Cream by Deborah K. Smith, Reflection on Glass by Deborah K. Smith, Guess What I Am by Eugene Clark.

Bottom row, left to right: An Intense Conversation by Eugene Clark, Motion by Jacqueline Greer, Candy Sell by Robert Scott, Three Wise Children by Deborah K. Smith