- Saturday, May 4, 2019, Time 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
"Eyes on Main Street" is a large outdoor and indoor photography festival in Wilson, North Carolina.
Nash Street, the main street, and the 100 block of Tarboro Street, will be transformed into vibrant
galleries of large-scale photographs. For 100 days, 100 photographs will be displayed on 100 storefront
windows, spanning seven city blocks. The exhibit will take visitors across the railroad tracks linking
east and west Wilson into one shared community. Focusing on the theme of “Main Street: A Crossroad of
Cultures”, the exhibition, curated by Jerome De Perlinghi and co-curated by Ghadah Alrawi and
Carol Johnson, features the work of 100 photographers from 45 countries with an equal number of men and
women. Among the artists included in this years' edition are: Bruce Gilden, Bieke Depoorter, William Klein,
Meeri Koutaniemi, Carl De Keyzer, Donna Ferrato, John Stanmeyer, Renée C. Byer, Martin Roemers,
usan Barnett and Juan Arredondo.
Meeting place to be determined. The exhibit begins on Nash Street, Wilson, North Carolina.
We will also be able to photograph the Whirligig Park 301 Goldsboro St S, Wilson, NC 27893 while we are there.