Barbara E. Leven Photography




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CURRENT and UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

 

"Urban Relics", Silvershotz Magazine, Volume 10, Edition 11, August 2016

Please use this link: http://www.silvershotz.com/ for a 30 day free trial

 

"Showcase Portfolio", Shadow and Light Magazine, Volume2/Issue2, January/February 2016: p. 48

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AWARDS

2017  10th Annual International Color Awards – Honorable Mention in the Category Wildlife for "River Frog"

 

River Frog, 2015

http://www.colorawards.com/10thphotoshow/winners.php?x=a&cid=352

 

2016   The Photo Review Competition juried by Malcolm Daniel of The Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston –  Winner  for "Purim Pirate"

 

Purim Pirate

http://www.photoreview.org/wordpressindex/events/2016-competition/2016-competition-winners-2/gallery/page/3

 

2016 Red Dog News "Color it Red" — "Tug Tire" and "Aging Roses"

http://reddognews.com/color-it-red-2016/



Tug Tire, 2006

Aging Roses, 2015


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2015 Light Space & Time Online Gallery "Botanicals" — 1st Place (Photography & Digital) and 2nd Place (Overall) for Two Coves Sunflower"


Two Coves Sunflower

https://www.lightspacetime.com/botanicals-2015-art-exhibition-photography-digital-category/

2015 International Photography Awards – 1 Honorable Mention in the Professional Division Category Fine Art – Landscape for "Bundoran Beach, County Donegal, Ireland

Bundoran Beach, County Donegal, Ireland


http://www.photoawards.com/winner/zoom.php?eid=8-86680-15#1ubc0xr6.65943.fa

 

2015 Light Space & Time Online Gallery "Abstracts" — Special Merit  for "Phonedots"


Phonedots

http://www.lightspacetime.com/abstracts-2015-art-exhibition-special-merit/

2015 8th Annual International Color Awards — Nominee for "Pod Abstract"


Pod Abstract
 

2015 Red Dog News "Color it Red" — Fourth Place for "Diner Abstract"

Diner Abstract


http://reddognews.com/color-red-2015-final-results/

 

2015 Light Space & Time Online Gallery "Seasons" — Honorable Mention  for "Autumn Colors" and "Special Recognition" for "Stone Mill"

Autumn Colors

Stone Mill

http://www.lightspacetime.com/seasons-art-exhibition-photography-digital/


2014 9th Annual Black and White Spider Awards — Nominee in Fine Art for "Pooch


Pooch

http://www.thespiderawards.com/9thshow/nominations.php?x=a&cid=257

2014 International Photography Awards —  3 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: Nature – Flowers for "Rose is a Rose" and "Heliconia" ;
Architecture – Historic for "Grecian Temple Ruin"

    Rose is a Rose    


http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-74394-14&uid=&code=Flowers


Heliconia

http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-73423-14&uid=&code=Flowers


Grecian Temple Ruin


http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-70861-14&uid=&code=Historic

2014 iPhone Photography Awards 7th Annual Competition – 2 Honorable Mentions in Seasons and
1 Honorable Mention in Trees

 

http://www.ippawards.com/?page_id=4921


http://www.ippawards.com/?page_id=4929

2014 The Photography Masters Cup 7th Annual Competition – Nominee in Wildlife for  "White Koi";  Nominee in Still Life for  "scarves" and "December Orchids2"


White Koi


Scarves


December Orchids2

2013 International Photography Awards —  2 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: Nature – Seasons for "Spring Etude" and Fine Art – Landscapes for
"Navy Yard Woods"

 

Spring Etude

Navy Yard Woods

http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-55934-13&uid=&code=Seasons


http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-55572-13&uid=&code=Landscape



2013 Light Space & Time Online Gallery "Botanicals" — Special Recognition  for
"December Orchids2"





December Orchids2
 

2013 The iPhone Photography Awards – Honorable Mention for "Bronx Tree"


Bronx Tree

 


2013 The Photography Masters Cup 6th Annual Competition — Nominee in Wildlife for  "FreeRange2",
and "Peacock2"; Nominee in Still Life for  "ham"


Freerange2

Peacock2

ham

2012  International Photography Awards: 2 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: Fine Art - Abstract for "DinerAbstract3",  and Nature - Flowers for "Water Lillies"

Diner Abstract3

http://photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-40333-12&uid=&code=Abstract

 

Water Lillies

http://photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-40582-12&uid=&code=Flowers


2012 Sony World Photography Awards - Shortlisted in Professional Nature & Wildlife category

https://www.worldphoto.org/sony-world-photography-awards/winners-galleries/2012/professional/shortlisted/nature-wildlife/Barbara-Leven
 

2011 The Photography Masters Cup 5th Annual Competition — 1st Place - Outstanding Achievement in the Nature Category for "TwoCovesSunflower"

Two Coves Sunflower


2011 International Photography Awards - One Shot:The City - 2 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: People for "Asleep" and Cityscapes for "Gallery Window"


 Asleep    

Gallery Window


http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-38414-11&uid=&code=People


http://www.photoawards.com/en/Pages/Gallery/zoomwin.php?eid=8-38413-11&uid=&code=Cityscapes


2010 International Photography Awards - Lucie Awards: 4 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: Fine Art - Abstract for "Elevated Flags", Fine Art - Still Life for "Pear Study"  and Nature - Flowers for "Astoria Sunflower" and "Orchid Ballet"


Elevated Flags

 

Pear Study
 


Astoria Sunflower

Orchid Ballet


2009 International Photography Awards - Lucie Awards: 4 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: Fine Art - Abstract for "Autumn Ice" , Fine Art - Other for "Vegan Splendor",  Nature - Seasons for "Autumn Ice" and Nature - Trees for "Roots"
 

Autumn Ice
 

Vegan Splendor
 

Roots


2008 International Photography Awards - Lucie Awards: 3 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories: Fine Art - Abstract for "Origins", Fine Art - Other for "Jailbirds" and
Nature - Seasons  for "W Train"

Origins
 

Jailbirds



W Train

2007 International Photography Awards - Lucie Awards: 2 Honorable Mentions in the Professional Division Categories Fine Art - Abstract for "Enigma Variations" and Nature - Seasons for "Enchanted Earth - Seasons"

 

Enigma Variations
 


Autumn

Spring

Summer

Winter

Enchanted Earth Seasons


March 2008 Think Tank Weather Photo Competition:  Winner


W train


http://www.dimagemaker.com/2008/05/25/march-thinktank-photo-weather-competition-winner/

 

Double Exposure Challenge 2007: Autumn: Runner-Up

kettlepond

May 2007 Outstanding Art/Photo Site Award - Barbara Leven Photography
Awarded by Wayne J. Cosshall of Digital Imagemaker


http://www.dimagemaker.com/?s=barbara+leven

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FEATURED ONLINE VIDEO

Enchanted Earth: Up Close and Personal
A talk featuring images from my ongoing series "Enchanted Earth"  given at the B&H SuperStore Event Space, NYC, NY May 24, 2012.


http://www.bhphotovideo.com/indepth/photography/tips-solutions/enchanted-earth-study-nature-close-and-personal

FEATURED  ONLINE ARTICLES

"Showcase Portfolio", Shadow and Light Magazine, Volume2/Issue2, January/February 2016: p. 39-48

/users/BarbaraLeven652/Leven_ShadowandLightShowcaseJan.2016.pdf

"An Enchanted Earth Awaits in Queens", Queens Ledger, Queens, NY January 12, 2012: p.16:

http://www.queensledger.com/view/full_story/17102010/article-An--Enchanted-Earth--awaits-in-Queens?instance=home_art_right

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BOOKS

Enchanted Earth 3.0

A Continuation of the Enchanted Earth series with photographs taken in cultivated gardens, nature preserves and forests as well as iin the parks and street of New York City. Available through blurb.com
http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/2416796

Enchanted Earth 2.0

A Catalog of the "Enchanted Earth 2.0" exhibition held at the Queens Botanical Garden , Flushing, NY Oct. 1, 2011 - Jan. 31, 2012 . Available through blurb.com

http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/2426871

 

What's for Dinner? A Provocative Look at What We Eat

A photographic response to what we eat — while still alive, swimming or growing, newly deceased, being processed, and at the market. Available through blurb.com

http://www.blurb.com/my/book/detail/820372-what-s-for-dinner

 

 

Enchanted Earth: A Study of Nature in Captivity

An 80 page book of photography of lush botanicals combind with English haiku.
Available through blurb.com


http://www.blurb.com/b/549355-enchanted-earth