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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November 10, 2015
STUDENT PORTFOLIO REVIEWS WITH DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS
10:00am – 12:00pm – FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street NW
Photography students: Here’s your chance to get your portfolio reviewed and have coffee with photo editors and producers from Discovery Communications. Gain insight from the team that facilitates the look of advertising and marketing content for Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Oprah Winfrey Networks and more. Print and digital portfolios are welcomed at this networking event.
PANEL DISCUSSION: PICTURING DIVERSITY – EXPANDING THE VIEW WITH ZUN LEE, ENDIA BEAL, AND MARYANNE GOLON
6:30PM – 8:00pm – FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street NW
Women Photojournalists of Washington (WPOW) hosts “Picturing Diversity: Expanding the View,” a panel discussion on coverage of minorities and culture in photojournalism. The panelists include photographers Zun Lee and Endia Beal, and will be moderated by Washington Post Director of Photography MaryAnne Golon.
FotoWeek Around Town
ARTIST TALK: HAPPY HOUR WITH MELISSA HOUGHTON, EXEC. DIR. OF WOMEN IN FILM & VIDEO, DC
5:30pm – 7:30pm – Henninger Media Services – 1320 North Courthouse Road, Suite 130, Arlington, VA 22201
Melissa Houghton is the voice, if not always the face, of Women in Film & Video in the DC-Metro area. In her own words, it’s really the organization that speaks for the achievements of women in media. Registration required.
ARTIST TALK: ANDRE WAGNER
6:00pm – 8:00pm – Leica Store DC – 977 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20004
Brooklyn-based photographer, Andre D. Wagner will be at the Leica Store DC on Tuesday, November 10th from 6-8pm to discuss this photo series about Bushwick, Brooklyn: Documentary photographs depicting a changing neighborhood and day to day activities.
ARTIST TALK: A DISCUSSION WITH PHOTOGRAPHER DAN WINTERS
7:00PM – 9:00PM – Smithsonian American Art Museum – 800 G Street NW
Award-winning portrait photographer Dan Winters is known for his use of light, color and depth to create evocative images. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, GQ, and Rolling Stone as well as multiple gallery exhibitions. Winters discusses street photography, creating a visual language, and shares the journey he took to become a photographer.
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.