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Workshop: Directions In Contemporary Photography, Part 1


Led by Atlanta-based photographer and eductor Alex Christopher Williams, this workshop is an introduction into photography’s contemporary issues, materials, practices, presentations and styles. This class will deconstruct the fundamental elements of a photograph, while reviewing a list of photographers who exemplify each element. Structured around a class dialogue, this course aims to challenge preconceptions of genre, through reviewing contemporary artists that have shaped its past, and those making work now.

Workshop Date: Sunday, October 14
Time: 1 - 4pm
Materials: Pen, pencil, paper
Spots Available: Only 3 left!
Entry Fee: $30 Member, $38 Non-member


Alex Christopher Williams is a photographer currently living in Atlanta, GA whose work deals with themes of masculinity, race/ethnicity, and identity. He received his MFA in Photography from the University of Hartford and his BFA in Photography from Savannah College of Art and Design. His work has been exhibited at Whitespec Gallery and Kai Lin Gallery in Atlanta, Con Artist Collective in New York, Rue Saint-Trophime in France and C/O Berlin in Germany. He was an editor on the photo desks at CNN and The Daily Beast and a teaching assistant at International Center of Photography, New York.

Purchase Entry Fee

You do not have to be a member to register for this workshop. If you are not a member but would like to become one, you can join here. If you are unsure of your membership status, please contact us at

Member: $30

Non-Member: $38

Cancellation Policy

APG will refund up to 50% of the tuition fee if the cancellation is made up to one week before the workshop date.

Earlier Event: October 12
Artist Talk: Rose Barron
Later Event: October 15
Call For Entry: Deck The Walls