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John W. Hiller Retrospective Photography Exhibit at Del Ray Artisans Gallery Exhibit Dates: July 1-17, 2021 Native American Pipe Ceremony: Saturday, July 17 at 7pm Del Ray Artisans is honored to showcase over four decades of photography from longtime member, Oscar and Emmy winner John W. Hiller with a special two-week exhibit. The John W. Hiller Retrospective photography exhibit runs July 1-17, 2021. The work ranges from his solitary landscapes of the American West to the tranquility of the gardens of Japan, as well as contemporary experiential imagery. Visit the gallery on First Thursday, July 1 for a preview of the exhibit or reserve a ticket for a half-hour viewing during the extended hours on opening day: Friday, July 2 between 12-8pm. Opening day tickets are not required, but ticket holders have priority entry. The gallery capacity is limited to 10 people at any one time in order to facilitate social distancing. John called Alexandria home for 40 years. He was an active member of Del Ray Artisans and volunteered his expertise for years as the Historian and Director of Archives, and documented and photographed exhibitions for online platforms. John was born in Altadena, California in 1935 and passed away in 2020 at the age of 84. John was modest and quiet about his career, but this local cinematographer and photographer was the recipient of an Oscar for the 1984 documentary short "The Stone Carvers" about the Gothic architectural adornments on the Washington National Cathedral. He also received 20 Emmys for various other projects. For 31 years he worked in the Smithsonian's Motion Picture Unit as a producer, director, photography director, cinematographer, videographer, editor, and still photographer. John also previously worked in Hollywood, for the American Red Cross, USIA, and the U.S. Navy. His work resulted in over 131 films and videos used in exhibits and broadcast media; he received over 135 awards for those films. Here are two of John's films to enjo
  • Start:July 01, 2021
  • End:July 17, 2021
  • Recurring
  • Where:Del Ray Artisans, 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue,, Arlington County, Virginia, United States, 22301
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