“Dawn to Derby” Exhibit to Honor Internationally Acclaimed Louisville Photographer

LOUISVILLE, KY – March 25, 2019 – Honoring the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby, managing director of PriceWeber’s creative content studio, Dan Dry and ChromaLuxe will partner to present the “Dawn to Derby” exhibition beginning Friday, April 5 at Unique Imaging Concepts’ gallery.

The exhibition will showcase over 40 years of Dry’s photographs at the Kentucky Derby brought to life on ChromaLuxe’s high-definition aluminum photo panels. “Some of the photography displayed at the exhibit dates back to the very beginning of my career with the most recent photos taken during the 2018 Kentucky Derby,” said Dry. “This event will capture the entirety of my life experience as a photographer covering the Kentucky Derby and Churchill Downs. I am honored to be selected for this exhibition and hope it will help get community members into the Derby spirit.”
Dan Dry - Kentucky Derby

Dan Dry Kentucky Derby photo on ChromaLuxe

Dry is recognized as one of a small group of renowned photographers to have partnered with ChromaLuxe to host an exhibition of this caliber. Dry is a recipient of more than 450 national and international photography, advertising and design awards during his career, including being named the National Newspaper Photographer of the Year, awarded by the National Press Photographers Association.

“ChromaLuxe is honored to sponsor this exhibition featuring the iconic Kentucky Derby photography from the legendary Dan Dry,” said Steve Flores, ChromaLuxe Global Brand Manager. “ChromaLuxe sponsors exhibitions across the globe, but it is rewarding to host such a tremendous exhibit in our hometown of Louisville.”

“Dawn to Derby” is a family-friendly event open to the public beginning with the Opening First Friday Trolley Hop Reception on Friday, April 5 from 6-9 p.m., followed by the Kentucky Derby Grand Opening Reception on Friday, April 26 from 6-9 p.m.

The exhibition will be on display from April 5 until May 31 at Unique Imaging Concepts’ gallery located at 200 Distillery Commons, Suite #120.

ChromaLuxe is the global manufacturer of premium print media, supplying high quality blank substrates for a variety of applications that require superb image quality and durability. All coatings and substrates are made in the USA with manufacturing and fabrication done in Louisville, KY. With additional locations in Belgium and Australia, ChromaLuxe serves its global customer base and provides products to more than 80 countries. To learn more about ChromaLuxe, please visit: ChromaLuxe.com.

PriceWeber is a full-service digital advertising agency headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. For over 50 years, PriceWeber has represented the brands that built, and are building, America. Learn more about our award-winning work at PriceWeber.com.

Unique Imaging Concepts, Inc. was founded by Dan Rutledge and family-owned since 2004. Unique Imaging Concepts specializes in dye sublimation printing for fine art and commercial applications. Their gallery showcases the artwork of our talented clients and the Louisville arts community. We are proud to produce the highest quality prints for artists and galleries all over the world.