News

– – 2016 – –

Short Ordered: The Final Days of Little Pete’s website launch.

– – 2015 – –

The 192 page “Welcome To Market East” book went on sale, July 20th and is being published at Blurb Books.

Over the hump… Book 20 of the successful “The Philadelphia Project” Book series shipped.

– – 2014 – –

Mchael Penn has been invited by Hahnemuhle to appear in its booth at the 2014 pdn
PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo at Javits Center, NYC. October 30th, 2014.

OUT OF NEW YORK is in the collection of Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library at Columbia University in New York, NY

OUT OF NEW YORK is in the collection of The Art Institute of Chicago, IL.

OUT OF NEW YORK is in the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, CA.

OUT OF NEW YORK is in the collection of the library of the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo Japan.

OUT OF NEW YORK is in the collection of the library at MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art in New York, NY.

– – 2013 – –

The Philadelphia Project, Book Series is in the collection of the library at MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art in New York.
The publication will reside in the MoMA library where it will be accessible to scholars, photographers, and the general public.

The Philadelphia Project Book Series, is in the collection of the The Philadelphia Museum of Art.
The publication will reside in the MoMA library where it will be accessible to scholars, photographers, and the general public.

“Philadelphia 276” was one of the items sold during PAWS’ largest silent auction during the 9th Annual Chefs’ Dinner on June 24, 2013 at Licoln Financial Field. All proceeds from the silent auction benefit PAWS’ capital campaign to open our new Adoption Center and Wellness Clinic in Northeast Philadelphia.

Michael pledges to donate the entire proceeds from the sales of “Philadelphia 276” to PhillyPAWS a non-profit organization dedicated to saving Philadelphia’s homeless, abandoned, and unwanted animals. As of December 2013, $3000 has been raised.

Michael’s photography is now in the collection of The Museum of The City of New York

Michael is partcipating in “Streetshots/NYC” A group show of candid street photography
at the South Street Seaport Museum Until January 31st

– – 2012 – –

Michael’s “Philadelphia 209” was featured on the cover of
the Polish photography magazine “Foto”, March 2012 edition.

Article: Hotel Doorman Lends City Style A White-Gloved Hand
May 2012

Wharton Business School has purchased twelve photographs from the Philadelphia Street Square, The Ben Franklin Bridge
and Philadelphia Cityscape portfolios for its private collection

– – 2011- –

November 2011
The Philadelphia Eagles Football team have purchased
seven photographs for its corporate collection

Seven of Michael’s photos from various portfolios are currently on exhibit at the Gallery at 543 Group Show May 24th – June 24th
Philadelphia PA

– – 2010 – –

The Art Complex Museum
Duxbury, MA
Darkness Darkness (Group Show)
November 21, 2010 – February 13, 2011

Rangefinder Magazine
November 2010 Issue
Article and Interview featuring several of
Michael Penn’s Photographs

Group Show – “Silver Show” Photo
612 Gallery – Haddon Heights, NJ

Michael was named runner-up in the 4th Quarter 2010
FORWARD THINKING MUSEUM
Artist Level Photography Contest

Michael has won the merit award in B&W Magazine’s
Yearly Single Image Competition December 2010

Michael ‘s portfolio “The Ben Franklin Bridge”
has won the merit award in B&W Magazine’s
Yearly Single Image Mid-term Competition
June 2010

IPA – int. photography awards
Honorable Mention Award in the Pro Fine Art Other Category
for the Photograph “Concourse Closed”

Auction: “The Forum”
InLiquid Benefit 2010
Philadelphia PA

Michael Penn is featured in the
2010 American Lifestyles Magazine

Michael was named runner-up in the 4th Quarter 2010
FORWARD THINKING MUSEUM
Quarterly Contest

– – 2009 – –

“Passing Through” and “Side By Side” were nominees in the
Architectural Category in the 5th Annual Black and White Spider Awards

Michael Penn joins 29 other artists on display at the Boston Convention & Exhibit Center for Darkness Darkness.
An exhibit of Contemporary American Night Photography
Darkness Darkness : Michael Penn

July 2009: Michael Penn represented Pennsylvania in the National Invitational Postcard Exhibit along with 49 others representing their state at the City Hall Bridge Gallery in Las Vegas Nevada

Michael photograph “Post Office” appears in
Shots Magazine No. 103

– – 2008- –

December 2008 – January 2009
City Genetics
Entel Tower Santiago Chile
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Lenswork Magazine #78
Sept/Oct Issue 2008

Fraction Magazine #4
Typologies Group Show
November Issue 2008