Good morning FotoFriends,
It’s the FINAL DAY of FotoWeek!
With this this year’s festival featuring 100 exhibitions and events going on throughout the week we know managing the FotoWeek landscape can get overwhelming. Every day, we’ll be doing our best to keep you informed and updated – here’s what’s happening today at FotoWeek.
Would you just like to see some great exhibitions? For a complete list of those, visit the official FotoDC website.
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FotoWeekCentral is located at the National Geographic Museum at 1145 17th St NW.
FotoEduCentral is located at the Former Spanish Ambassador’s Residence at 2801 16th St NW
LOGAN FOTOTALKS: Her Journey
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral – 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036
Join us for a day of FotoTalks presented with the support of The Reva & David Logan Foundation
2:00PM – 3:00PM Gabriela Bulisova
3:00PM – 4:00PM Ami Vitale
FotoWeek Around Town
PHOTO SLAM: THE AFTER PARTY
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Photoworks – 7300 Macarthur Boulevard Northwest Glen Echo, MD, 20812
Come to Photoworks and bask in the afterglow of another successful Photo Slam! Participants from Photo Slam 2016 are invited to bring in their images for a Photo Critique with our Photoworks Faculty.
DIGITAL PRINTING 101: IT’S NOT A PHOTOGRAPH UNTIL IT’S A PRINT
12:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Furthermore Printshop – 52 O Street Northwest, Suite 312 Washington, DC, 20001
Join the Leica Store DC in collaboration with Furthermore Printshop for an introduction to digital printing.
FOTOFILM: MAPPLETHORPE: LOOK AT THE PICTURES
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain – 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
Using two retrospectives at LA’s Getty and LACMA museums as a backdrop, this definitive portrait profiles the controversial artist from early childhood, to his beginnings in NYC and his meteoric rise in the art world, to his untimely death in 1989.
FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE
National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.
Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker’s portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton.
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson’s Political Theatre – The Next Act, which includes Peterson’s fascinating and visceral coverage of this year’s election.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.
We would like to thank our Festival Partners without whom this festival would not be possible.
Framing generously provided by:
We would like to thank our official hotel partner: