About hope kahn

Hope Kahn has been a professional photographer for the last 25 years. 

She has studied photography at University of the Arts in Philadelphia as well as workshops throughout the country.  She holds a BS degree in Education and has taught photography to children in under privileged urban settings.

Hope has been utilizing and exploring alternative photography with a concentration on pinhole and plastic cameras.  Her focus has been on the figure in the landscape, utilizing human and birds as her subjects. 

Her work can be found in many public and private collections including Glaxo Smith Kline, Kerner & Kerner, The Rittenhouse Hotel, Sterling Drug Company, Price Waterhouse, Hoyle Morris & Kerr Attorneys, The Logan Hotel, and Numerous Private Collections. 

She has been published National Aperture Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Lorel Marketing, Pace Advertising, and a book cover with Russoli Books NYC, "Cosmos" has recently been acquired for the collection of FOTOTROPIA.


Group and Solo Shows

PNC Bank -Solo Show
National Aperture Magazine- Award
June Bateman Fine Art Gallery 2012 NYC
JCC- 2 person Show-Celebration of Jewish Women 2013
Red Filter Gallery- Lambertville, NJ Curator-Forrest Old 2012
Frameworks Gallery-Philadelphia, Pa 2012
Gallerie BMG-Encaustic Show- Woodstock, NY 2013
Curious Camera- 2013 Honorable Mention 2013
NYCPA- 2013 -Curated by Juror - Thomas Werner “Juror Selection Award”-2013
SFO MuseumSolo Show Geometry in Nature August 2014
Photo Kraft Light Box Gallery
Lightbox Photographic Nudes-Juror- Mark Sink 2013
Photo Place- Vermont   Photographic Dreams & Fictions-show&publication 2013
Krappy Kamera-2014,2015,2016,(2017-Honorable Mention)
Photography 33-Perkins-Juror Peter Barberie-2014
Lightbox Photographic-Curious & Curiouser-Juror Blue Mitchell-show&publication 2016

Colorida Gallery-Lisbon Portugal- Show 2017

SHOTS Magazine-2017 Cover Image Fall 2017#137


Published Photographs

Seities Magazine 2016

SKIN Publication-2016

The Photographic Nude-2016

Photographic Dreams & Fictions 2015

National Aperture Magazine
Philadelphia Magazine
The Philadelphia Inquirer
Lorel Marketing
Pace Advertising
Ike the Cook, Book Cover, Russoli NY

In the Collections of

Glaxo Smith Kline
Kerner & Kerner
The Rittenhouse Hotel
Sterling Drug Company
Price Waterhouse
Hoyle Morris &Kerr Attorneys             
Numerous Private Collections


Light Leaked
The Flat File