Genesee Valley 100 - Details

The Project

To engage the community in appreciation of its geographic setting, the landscape of the Genesee Valley.

This project will recruit 100 area artists to create a photograph of/inspired by the Genesee Valley for public display in a virtual gallery and at Silver Lake Brewing Project. Individuals of all abilities and ages are encouraged to participate. 

2018: Show results  |  Program Book
2019: Show results |  Program Book


  • The Conservancy will print your photo, 12"x12", on aluminum for the gallery show.  This will ensure all images are uniform and create a compelling final presentation.
  • Your submitted photo will be used to print one 12"x12" print, noted above, and a reduced size version will be put into an online gallery and used on social media for GV100 promotion


  • Photograph must be created between 12/21/2018 and 10/25/2019
  • Photograph must be of/inspired by the Genesee Valley (click here for map)
  • 1 submission per person (if room allows, multiple submissions may be accepted)
  • $30 participation fee (to cover printing the photo)(the metal print with hanger will be yours to keep after the show or can be sold on your behalf (see next line).  Fee can be contributed to Conservancy anytime before Oct. 25 online or via mail
  • Sales at discretion of photographer; minimum price $50, 20% commission to the conservancy (you can opt to have the print returned to you after the show)
  • When approved for a slot, you will be sent submission instructions.  Your highest resolution 12"x12" photo (minimum 1024x1024 pixels at 100dpi) is due by Oct. 25 (earlier is better so we can feature it in our GV100 promotions!)


  • Apply here to become one of our GV-100 photographers (we are requesting your contact information, a sentence on who you are, and an idea/concept for what you might photograph for this project)
  • When approved, we will send you details on submitting your photograph

Project Events

  • Photographer Only Reception: November 19th at 5pm
  • Opening Reception: November 24th at 5pm
  • Public Exhibition: An online gallery will show all of the 100 works
  • In-Person Viewing: Silver Lake Brewing Project | 14 Borden Ave, Perry, NY 14530 | Nov. 20-Dec. 31



Project presented by:


Additional support by:

Gerald P. and Karen S. Kral