Describing a Word Through Pictures

July 8, 2013

Scott Cavanah teaches in the Department of Interactive Media and owns Studio Cavanah, a photography studio in Peoria, Illinois.  He recently opened an exciting photography exhibit entitled "Every Other".  This collaborative project with Matt Buedel showcases a themed word and according to Cavanah, "each week, one would assign the other a one-word theme with the best photograph inspired by that theme due at the end of the week."  The photos and accompanying blogs led to a year-long series."  Their website is

An exhibition of the entire first year of the project is currently on display at the

Peoria Public Library, Downtown Branch
107 NE Monroe
Peoria, Illinois 61602

The gallery is on LL1 (Basement)

The show will be up from July 1 - 30

The Library is open Monday - Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

More information on the library's website here

An artist reception will be held:

Saturday, July 20th
10 - 11:30 a.m.

An article about the show was featured in the Arts Plus section of the Peoria Journal Star, Sunday, June 30, 2013.  Here's the story  link

Cavanah was interviewed about the show and reception on 89.9FM - WCBU Peoria Public Radio for the segment "Out & About".   The interview is posted by WCBU on their website, here