Today @ Fotoweek – Tuesday, November 14, 2017
kaylee | Nov 14, 2017 | 8:00AM |


Good morning FotoFriends,

With this this year’s festival featuring over 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.

  • Most events are free and open to public but we encourage you to give a donation at FotoWeekCentral locations if you can.
  • All the events are separated into the following categories:


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At FotoWeekCentral

On view at FotoWeekCentral:

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m /// Former Residence of the Ambassador’s of Spain 2801 16th Street NW, Washington, DC, 20009

Magnum 70 at 70
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
An exhibition of 70 photographic icons celebrating the diversity of the Magnum Photos agency and how its photographers have born witness to major events of the last 70 years.

FOTOWEEKDC Competition Winners Gallery
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States
Check out the winning photos from our FotoWeekDC international competitions as well as our FotoDC: STYLE spring 2017 competitions.

PHOTO: Allison Shelley, Grand Prize Winner, FotoWeekDC 2017 competition

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

FotoWeekCentral – 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States
Cislanderus is a cultural project that gives a face to the Canarian descendants of the US. The exhibition highlights these descendants of the “isleños” from Delacroix Island.


On view at FotoGeorgetown:

10:00 a.m, – 6:00 p.m. /// 3222 M Street NW (in the alley next to Dean & Deluca), DC, 20007 United States

FotoWeek Around Town


WildSpeak 2017
9:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Carnegie Institution for Science – 1530 P Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20005 United States
This two-day symposium of presentations, discussions, learning, and inspiration includes some of the world’s leading nature and wildlife photographers, filmmakers, scientists, newsmakers, educators, and conservation organizations


Nighttime Projections : Our Walls Bear Witness: South Sudan—Where Do We Go From Here?
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
US Holocaust Memorial Museum – 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place Southwest Washington, DC, 20024 United States
Since the start of the conflict in 2013, South Sudan, the world’s newest nation, has been engulfed in political turmoil and ethnic conflict. With nearly 4 million displaced people, this conflict has created the largest humanitarian crisis in Africa, including famine conditions, and is the fastest growing refugee population in the world

Artist Talk: Adam Davies I Planes of Reference
ACreativeDC: Brookland (Studio #8) – 716 Monroe Street Northeast Washington, DC, 20017 United States
Join Adam Davies for an artist talk, focused on his work in Planes of Reference.

8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Suns Cinema – 3107 Mount Pleasant Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20010 United States
This intriguing documentary shuttles from New York to France to Chicago as it traces the life story of the late Vivian Maier, a career nanny whose previously unknown cache of 100,000 photographs has earned her a posthumous reputation as one of America’s most accomplished and insightful street photographers.

Stay informed

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