Featured image: Hank Willis Thomas / Black Power
If you’ve seen our delightful guide to this year’s FotoWeek (and you really should have!), you might be overwhelmed by the 130+ events going on throughout the week. While it’s certainly going to be crazy, we’re doing our best to keep you informed and updated – here’s what’s happening today in FotoWeek.
For a complete list of the exhibits, visit the official FotoDC website.
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Entry is a $6 festival donation, and includes all programming and exhibitions on site. We thank you for your ongoing support, we couldn’t do this without you.
November 9, 2015
PORTFOLIO REVIEWS: SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE
1:00pm – 3:00pm – FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street NW
Photographers, here is your chance to meet with and have one-on-one reviews of your work with the photography editors of Smithsonian Magazine. Gain insight from the team working with the world’s best photography storytellers to place a Smithsonian lens on the world.
INSTAGRAM STRATEGIES FOR EVERYONE WITH A CREATIVE DC
5:00pm – 6:00pm – FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street NW
Join us Monday, 11/9, for an overview and Q&A on all things INSTAGRAM: whether you’re an artist or photographer, a small business owner or a blogger, or anything in between, the event will cover best practices, ways to strengthen your visuals, and strategies for building audience and marketing yourself, your project, or your business.
WORKSHOP: PICTURING BUILDINGS – LINE VERSUS ATMOSPHERE
6:30pm – 8:00pm – FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street NW
This program is presented as part of FotoWeekDC 2015. Note: the program takes place at FotoWeek Central, Former Spanish Ambassador’s Residence at 2801 16th St NW.
FotoWeek Around Town
MOMENTA WORKSHOP: BUSINESS OF NONPROFIT PHOTOGRAPHY, WASHINGTON D.C.
9:30am – 4:30pm – Leica Store DC – 977 F Street NW
This exclusive workshop, hosted by Momenta Workshops will help you grow your nonprofit clientele and create a funding plan for your dream projects. Our business skills curriculum is the cornerstone of the Momenta Workshops model. With our lectures, panel discussion, handouts, and guided question-and-answer sessions, you will join a group of like-minded photographers to explore nonprofit business models. Registration required.
PANEL DISCUSSION: OUR WALLS BEAR WITNESS, IRAQI MINORITIES IN PERIL
6:30pm – 8:00pm – US Holocaust Memorial Museum – 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place Southwest
Join us for a discussion with experts on the plight of ethnic and religious minorities in Iraq who have been targeted by the self-proclaimed Islamic State and are now living in camps for internally displaced persons not knowing when—or if—they will be able to return home.
And that’s the way it is! Have fun and remember to check back with us every day for your FotoWeek 2015 To-Do List.