Meet Photographer Maurice Sanders
August 1, 2014
Guests will enjoy viewing Mr. Sanders's beautiful portraits from around the world during this free wine and appetizer reception.
Hear about the artist's inspiration and the compelling stories behind the photos.
More about the Exhibit and Sale
Novi photographer Maurice Sanders decided to focus on people in the
upcoming Huron Valley Council for the Arts’ August gallery exhibit. Sanders explained, “While traveling to different countries, I have taken
many images of local people. I had an idea of putting together a photography
exhibit called Global Faces.”
The exhibit takes place in the HVCA art center, 205 W. Livingston Road in
Highland, and features a gallery opening from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Aug.1, with a
chance to meet the artist while enjoying light refreshments.
Sanders, who is a freelance photographer, has studied both film and digital
photography for many years. Several of his photographs have been published in
local magazines. He also has received numerous awards from camera clubs and
area galleries.He is largely self-taught, with the exception of attending workshops,
online courses and networking with other photographers. He is a member of
several camera clubs and president of one. Each club provides him with hands-on
learning and networking opportunities.
Sanders’ love for photography has taken him to all seven continents. He
firmly believes that “a great photograph tells a story and creates a feeling
within the viewer.” When asked what his favorite photograph of all his work is, he replied,
“The one I’m going to take tomorrow.” His philosophy is to "make the
Gallery hours are Wednesdays through Fridays
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. from Friday, Aug. 1
through Friday, Aug. 24
-Written by Anne