Archive for the Urban Exploration Category

Abandoned Circus Trains! Shoreline City Hall exhibit – through Oct 2014

Posted in Abandoned, Events, Exhibitions, Photography, Seattle, Uncategorized, Urban Exploration on August 7, 2014 by jennytucker

My series “Abandoned in Seattle: Circus Trains!” is debuting at Shoreline City Hall in Shoreline, WA. The public viewing hours are M-F 8am-5pm, or by Appt (contact me directly at jennyrebekka@comcast.net). My photos are currently being displayed on the 2nd and 3rd floor galleries in the Shoreline City Hall building. The series includes 10 photographs – all of abandoned trains in the Pacific NW area. All pieces are for sale. Contact me or Shoreline City Hall directly at director@shorelinearts.net for purchasing information.

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Artists Reception and Opening Night – EXPOSED: Japantown 12/5/13

Posted in Abandoned, Exhibitions, Photography, Seattle, Street Photography, Urban Exploration on November 26, 2013 by jennytucker

Join me at the opening of a group photography exhibit for EXPOSED: Japantown 2013.  All photos taken within the confines of the original Japantown in the International District in downtown Seattle, WA.  The Artists Reception and Opening Night will be held during First Thursday (Dec 5, 2013) at the historic Panama Hotel in the International District.  Awards ceremony 7pm.  Come see the International District in a new light!

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35th Annual Arts of the Terrace Juried Art Show – Mountlake Terrace, WA

Posted in Abandoned, Exhibitions, Photography, Seattle, Urban Exploration with tags , , on August 26, 2013 by jennytucker

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I will be participating in the 35th Annual Arts of the Terrace Juried Art Show this year. This show includes paintings, drawings, photographs, miniatures, and 3-dimensional works by top local and regional artists. The show runs Sept 28th-Oct 6th at the Mountlake Terrace Library complex @ 23300 58th Ave West, Mountlake Terrace, WA, with an Artists & Patrons Preview on Sept 27th from 7pm-9pm. Come by and see some local talent!

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Abandoned Flour Mill exploration

Posted in Abandoned, Photography, Seattle, Street Photography, Urban Exploration with tags , , on June 11, 2013 by jennytucker

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I love this type of photography. I’ve always loved exploring abandoned places, even as a young child. I like imagining the stories of people who once lived and/or worked in these spaces….the people are gone now, but can somehow their stories can still be felt in the decay. At this location (as in most abandonments), the pigeons have found solace in the absence of people. There were buckets of old flour that seemed to almost have an intoxicating effect on these pigeons. It was really interesting to observe, while I waited for the torrential downpour to stop and allow me to take other shots.

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