American Legion

Order AMERICAN LEGION

The AMERICAN LEGION project has been compiled into a 252 page hardcover book. Available now.

$35 + $6 shipping and handling.

(10.25% sales tax for Illinois residents)

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AMERICAN LEGION documents four American Legion posts in towns with populations under 1,000 across the U.S. Between 2014 and 2016, Karson photographed and interviewed Legion Family members and the impact veterans and posts have on small communities. The project has been compiled into a 252 page hardcover book and gallery exhibition.

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Past Events and Exhibitions

Firecat Projects
American Legion, solo show
2124 N. Damen, Chicago, IL 60647
July 28 - August 18, 2017

Book Release and Opening Reception
Friday, July 28 from 7pm - 10pm

Artist talk and photo industry mixer
hosted by ASMP Chicago/Midwest

Wednesday, August 9 from 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Artist talk at 7:15pm

Prime: A Member's Exhibition
Fogelson Studio for Filter Photo Festival
1821 W Hubbard, Suite 208, Chicago, IL 60622
September 21 - October 14, 2017

Gallery Hours Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm or by appointment 312.282.6818
Opening Reception
Thursday, September 21 from 6pm - 9pm

Artist talk with Commander Brent M. Webb
National Veterans Art Museum
4041 N Milwaukee, Chicago IL 60641

Thursday, September 28 from 6pm - 9pm
Artist talk at 7:15pm

Artist talk 
hosted by American Legion Post 497

Winifred Knox Memorial Library
112 S Elm Street, Franklin Grove, IL 61031

Thursday, October 19 from 5pm - 8pm
Artist talk at 7:15pm

During the exhibitions, American Legion Auxiliary poppies will be available, with donations benefiting
Unit 319 in Cody, NE.


The Firecat Projects exhibition was generously sponsored by Douglas Sohn, and beverages were provided by Temperance Beer Co. and Red and White Wines, Chicago.


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Order AMERICAN LEGION

The AMERICAN LEGION project has been compiled into a 252 page hardcover book. Available now.

$35 + $6 shipping and handling.

(10.25% sales tax for Illinois residents)