Preservation Louisville has annually recognized ten local property owners for preserving their historic structures. Preservation Louisville’s Top Ten Successes List is released alongside the Top Ten Endangered List and was created in order to bring attention to preservation projects. The 2013 award winners represent a diverse group of buildings each with their own unique story of preservation. 

Preservation Louisville will be hosting a photography competition that will feature the 2013 Top Ten Successes List. This contest is an official event in the Louisville Photo Biennial and Preservation Louisville is excited to be partnering with the Louisville Photo Biennial in order to continue advocate for historic preservation by bringing attention to the numerous successes we have in our community. 

Reception and Award Ceremony will take place October 12th from 6-8pm at the Bristol Cafe at the Mellwood Art Center. The photos will be on display in the cafe from October 15-19th during their regular business hours (11am-7pm).

The winning photographs will:
* Be featured in a exhibit with a reception as part of the 2013 Photo Biennial
* Be featured in the 2014 Preservation Louisville Calendar 
* Receive prize packets of various values featuring gifts from local businesses. 

The competition will be juried by the following panel: Elizabeth Reilly, Director of the U of L Photographic Archives, Charles Cash, President-Preservation Louisville and representatives from Murphy’s Camera, American Institutes of Architects, Kentucky Chapter and the Louisville Downtown Development Corp.  

There is no entry fee!
 
Sponsors of Preservation Louisville’s 2013 Preservation Successes Photography Competition are:

Murphy’s Camera, The Louisville Photo Biennial and the Louisville Downtown Development Corporation.

Grand Prize:
-Extended one person Exhibition
-Cover of Preservation Louisville Calendar & Monetary Award & Prize Package
 
Two Winners:

-Inclusion in the Preservation Louisville Calendar & Monetary Award & Prize Package
 
Seven Honorable Mentions:
-Inclusion in the Preservation Louisville Calendar & Prize Package
 
One Youth Winner:
-Inclusion in the Preservation Louisville Calendar & Prize Package
 
Phone: 502.540.5146
Address: On display at the Bristol Cafe at the Mellwood Art Center (1860 Mellwood Ave. Louisville, Kentucky)
 
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