In this two-part workshop, Dawkins and Casadonte will speak on topics such as approaching galleries, developing relationships and networking, and professionally presenting your work. Following discussion, each artist will have the opportunity to meet with Dawkins or Casadonte for a 15-minute portfolio review session.
Led by Atlanta-based photographer and educator Allison Jarek, this workshop will help to explain and clarify various archival presentation techniques, including matting, mounting, floating, and framing. Jarek will also give in-depth demonstrations on how to cut your own mattes and mount your prints using an archival positionable mounting adhesive.
Part two of the Directions in Contemporary Photography workshop is structured around understanding the institutions, galleries, publications, and blogs that collect and disseminate the world of photography around us.
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 deconstruct the fundamental elements of a photograph, while reviewing a list of photographers who exemplify each element.
This two-day resource workshop is led by photographer and master printmaker John Dean, and will consist of discussions, presentations, and hands-on demonstrations of various alternative printmaking methods that combine 19th century photographic processes with 21st century digital workflows and materials.
Susan Bridges and Forest McMullin lead a special two-part workshop, discussing how to approach galleries and professionally present your work, followed by a 15-minute portfolio review session.
This workshop is designed to help participants craft well-written artist statements that are accessible and concise for their viewers. Participants will be introduced to key elements of writing an artist statement, learn common pitfalls to avoid, and engage in a writing session to improve their current statements.
This workshop, led by Atlanta-based photographer Michael Reese, is designed for artists trying to finish a photographic project. Through critique, portfolio reviews, and assessment of personal goals, Reese will guide participants in making critical decisions that will take their projects to completion.
This workshop will help to explain and clarify various archival presentation techniques, including matting, mounting, floating, and framing. Instructor and Atlanta-based photographer Allison Jarek will also give in-depth demonstrations on how to cut your own mattes and mount your prints using an archival positionable mounting adhesive.
A one-day Clamshell Box-building workshop with instructor Andrew Huot from Big River Bindery. A Clamshell Box is an ideal way to present books, prints, and photographs. Constructed of book board and covered with cloth and paper, this box contains two trays that lay flat to present as well as protect your artwork.
This workshop is designed to take a photographer from an introductory exposure to Lightroom 6 up to an intermediate-to-advanced level in the Develop module, via multiple image editing exercises. Participants will learn how to unlock the vast trove of image data contained in raw format photo files to create powerful and compelling photographic fine art images.