Jurgen Theick Memorial Award for Photography
International Juried Show, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts
Curated by Donald Kuspit
"The prize-winner, Kristen Sard's From the Series: 'In the Garden,' uses displacement to ironical effect - the eros of the scene is masked and mocked, even as it is intensified..." --excerpted from Donald Kuspit's Juror Statement
Review from Juxtapoz by Jordan Alexander
Kristen Sard's slippery images peek into a parallel dimension
and entice observers to sit and stay awhile.
Are these radiant bodies swimming in gelatin pools
below or hovering above water as we hold our breaths? read full review...