APG’s Workshops are designed to provide photographic artists with the essential knowledge and tools to succeed in their professional and creative practices. Whether you are a working photographer or hobbyist, APG is committed to supporting the development of each individual, no matter where you are in your artistic career. Space is limited, so register early for upcoming workshops.
Lynn Marshall-Linnemeier walks participants through the standard grant application process, including a writing workshop session that addresses common questions, and how to submit project grant to an agency.
Join artist and curator Beth Lilly as she presents the work of today’s most influential photographic artists. This three-part workshop will not only look at the work of both fast-rising and well-established artists but will also review and analyze how they present their photographs in exhibitions and on websites.
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.
This workshop aims to provide you with all the basic information you need to know as a exhibiting artist, including the must-haves for presenting and promoting your work as well as ideas on pricing, framing, and shipping work.
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.