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Field Trip: ParisPHOTO
Nov
6
to Nov 10

Field Trip: ParisPHOTO

SOLD OUT - Gain fresh perspectives into what’s trending with contemporary photography with the Atlanta Photography Group (APG) at ParisPhoto. This field trip is a wonderful way to experience the vibrant, creative, photography culture of Paris, and gain insight into the current trends in collecting and creating fine art photography. With a long history in the origin and creative development of photography, Paris offers a wealth of opportunities. Executive Director, Judith Pishnery is organizing the field trip around ParisPhoto, the premiere photography fair, which hosts 200+ photography galleries, dealers, publishers and events, showing the very best in the photographic arts.

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Workshop: Portfolio Review Preparation
Jul
9
to Aug 18

Workshop: Portfolio Review Preparation

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Register now for our new Portfolio Review Preparation workshop with artist Beth Lilly. Lilly’s experience as reviewee includes some of the most prestigious venues including Houston FotoFest, Photolucida, Review Santa Fe Photo Festival, Paris Photo and more. Learn how to present your best professional self and grab your all-important reviewer’s attention during those few precious moments. Or use the class to clarify your artistic direction. Students are invited to travel together with Lilly to participate in PhotoNOLA portfolio reviews at class’s end where she will be on hand to guide the artists over the 2-day event.

Workshop Dates: Aug 18, Sept 15, Oct 13 & Nov 17  from 10am – 2:30pm
ONLY 2 PLACES still available!

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Workshop: Gallery Relations & Portfolio Reviews
Jun
26
6:00 PM18:00

Workshop: Gallery Relations & Portfolio Reviews

Join us for a special Gallery Relations workshop hosted by Spalding Nix of Spalding Nix Fine Art and Mary Stanley of Mary Stanley Studio, independent curator, art consultant/collector, and president of Atlanta Celebrates Photography (ACP). In this two-part workshop, Nix and Stanley will candidly speak on topics such as approaching galleries, developing relationships and networking, and professionally presenting your work.

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Workshop: Artist Statements & Bios 101
Jun
15
10:00 AM10:00

Workshop: Artist Statements & Bios 101

Presented by Susan Todd-Raque, this workshop is designed to help participants craft well-written artist statements and bios that are accessible and concise for their viewers. Attendees will be introduced to key elements of writing an artist statement and bio, learn common pitfalls to avoid, and participate in a writing session to improve their current statements.

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Workshop: Copyright Intro with Georgia Lawyers for The Arts
May
22
6:30 PM18:30

Workshop: Copyright Intro with Georgia Lawyers for The Arts

As a photographer, what steps can you take when you share your creative work to ensure that it is properly protected? Join Jayma Leath and Rob Poston, from Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, to discuss the fundamentals of copyright law, fair use, and specific types of contracts that help keep you in control of your creative content.

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Field Trip: High Museum Photography Exhibitions with Gregory Harris
Mar
28
9:45 AM09:45

Field Trip: High Museum Photography Exhibitions with Gregory Harris

Gain fresh perspectives with APG and associate curator Gregory Harris for an inside look at the High Museum’s current photography exhibitions: Look Again: 45 Years of Collecting Photography and William Christenberry: Time & Texture. Harris will give an insider’s look at both exhibitions. It’s a great opportunity to visit and discuss the exhibitions and with the curator.

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Workshop: Gallery Relations 101 with Arnika Dawkins & Tony Casadonte
Nov
14
6:00 PM18:00

Workshop: Gallery Relations 101 with Arnika Dawkins & Tony Casadonte

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.

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Workshop: Presentation Techniques
Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

Workshop: Presentation Techniques

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.

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Workshop: Artist Statement 101
Jul
10
7:00 PM19:00

Workshop: Artist Statement 101

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.

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Workshop: Presentation Techniques
Apr
22
2:00 PM14:00

Workshop: Presentation Techniques

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.

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Workshop: Lightroom Develop Module
Jun
25
10:00 AM10:00

Workshop: Lightroom Develop Module

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.

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