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2nd WIP FLASH Photography Exhibit “First Nature” set for Friday, April 27th 2012

April 18, 2012

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — WIP FLASH is a MOPLA (Month of Photography L.A.) event featuring Women In Photography held in Santa Monica for ONE NIGHT ONLY, benefiting Heal the Bay. *

Founded in 2011 by award winning photographer, Tatiana Botton, WIP FLASH promotes Women Photographers based in Southern California. The event allows artists to sell their work and meet art lovers, art buyers and curators in person. This is a fun and exciting opportunity for aspiring and veteran collectors to acquire work.

                             Friday, April 27th, 2012. WIP
                             FLASH will start at 6pm for
                             donors of Heal the Bay with a
                             private presentation and wine
                             tasting. The event will open to
                             the public at 7pm.

                             BROADWAY ART SPACE. 929
                             Broadway, Santa Monica, CA
                            Valet parking provided.

Some of the artists presenting work this year are:

Alison Dyer, Beth Chucker, Beth Coller, Bryony Shearmur, Cerraeh Laykin, Cheryl Opperman, Christa Mae Holmes, Christine Caldwell, Claire Mallet, Elisabeth Caren, Gina Cholick, Heather Boose Weiss, Jaime Johnson, Jen Rosenstein, Jennifer Ditchik, Kelly Knack, Lelah Foster, Lyn Watanabe, Mallory Morrison, Maria Kolligian, Mary Ellen Duggan, Maura Brennan, Natalie Obermayer, Neca Dantas, Paola Salazar, Patty Lemke, Pilar Law, Rina Shapira, Shannon Rowland O’Connor, Sharon Johnson-Tenant, Shin Yau, Sky Bergman, Tatiana Botton, and Yvonne Petersen.


Tatiana was born in NY and raised in Barcelona. After 15 years as a commercial photographer for publications in the US and abroad Tatiana turned to art photography. Tatiana’s latest work is showing us panoramic landscapes and far away destinations like Antarctica and the Namibian desert.


In April 2009, the inaugural Month of Photography Los Angeles (MOPLA) showcased the enormous photography community, inclusive of commercial, fine art and photojournalism. As the second largest photography community in the United States, Los Angeles provides a distinctive backdrop to the celebration of the photographic image.

* 20% of proceeds will benefit Heal the Bay. To become a member please go to: www.healthebay.org/donate

STOLI, GREENTRUCK, KOGI TRUCK, AVENE, KLORANE and some local Santa Monica businesses sponsor WIP FLASH 2012. Music by DJ Roddick.

For more information on WIP FLASH or MOPLA, please visit:



SOURCE Month of Photography Los Angeles (MOPLA)

Source: PR Newswire