MVS On the Road

As of September 2015, MVS will not begin any new private mentoring relationships. To learn from her, please attend one of her public appearances listed below or attend one of her workshops.

September 25 – 30: MVS available for in-person consultations in NYC

September 25, 2016toSeptember 30, 2016

MVS will be available for a limited number of in-person consultations in NYC between September 25 – 30, immediately following attending Photoville.  If you have worked with Ms. Swanson in the past, or wish to book an initial consultation, please feel free to contact her directly at mvs@mvswanson.com to schedule a session.  Sessions are confirmed in the order requests are received.

November 4-6: MVS participating in the SPE Regional Conference in Tucson

November 4, 2016toNovember 6, 2016

Hunting and Gathering: Trends in Photo Books and Image Archives

The joint Regional Conference of the Southwest & West Regions of the Society for Photographic Education will take place in Tucson from November 4-6, 2016

REGISTRATION OPEN NOW; Early bird pricing until September 16th.

Hotel partner: ALOFT at the University of Arizona

NOTE: On November 6th the world-renown “All Souls Parade” takes place in Downtown Tucson; plan now to attend the Conference and stay until Monday! 

October 22 & 23: MVS participating in the CLICK! Triangle Photography Festival in North Carolina

October 22, 2016toOctober 23, 2016

On Saturday afternoon October 23rd (education panel 2 pm) and all day Sunday October 24th (portfolio reviews) MVS will be participating in the CLICK! Triangle Photography Festival on its closing weekend  portfolio reviews.

Registration for the Reviews opens AUGUST 20th at 10 a.m. PDT.

Friday, October 21: MVS Speaking at PhotoPlus EXPO in NYC

October 21, 2016

On Friday, October 21st from 4:30 – 6:30 MVS will be presenting a two-hour seminar entitled “To be Published, or Self-Publish?” at PhotoPlus Expo 2016.  Her offering is Seminar #FC4 in the Seminar Schedule.

Visit the seminar page on www.photoplusexpo.com to see the full list of educational offerings:

http://www.photoplusexpo.com/conference/conference-schedule.shtml

 

September 1-20: MVS available for in-person consultations in Arizona

September 1, 2016toSeptember 20, 2016

MVS will be available for a limited number of in-person consultations in Arizona between September 1 – 20.  If you have worked with Ms. Swanson in the past, or wish to book an initial consultation, please feel free to contact her directly at mvs@mvswanson.com to schedule a session.  Sessions are confirmed in the order requests are received.

August 26-30: San Francisco/Richmond

August 26, 2016toAugust 30, 2016

MVS will be available for a limited number of in-person consultations while visiting family in the San Francisco.  If you have worked with Ms. Swanson in the past, or wish to book an initial consultation, please feel free to contact her directly at mvs@mvswanson.com to schedule a session.  Sessions are confirmed in the order requests are received.

August 16-19, Minneapolis: MVS Available for Consultations

August 16, 2016toAugust 19, 2016

MVS will be available for a limited number of in-person consultations with existing clients while visiting family in the Minneapolis.  If you have worked with Ms. Swanson in the past, or wish to book an initial consultation, please feel free to contact her directly at mvs@mvswanson.com to schedule a session.  Sessions are confirmed in the order requests are received.

July 16-18, NYC: MVS Available for Consultations

July 16, 2016toJuly 22, 2016

MVS will be available for a limited number of in-person consultations with existing clients while in New York City.  If you have worked with Ms. Swanson in the past, please feel free to contact her directly at mvs@mvswanson.com to schedule a session.  Sessions are confirmed in the order requests are received.

May 13 – July 5: Office Closed

May 13, 2016toJuly 5, 2016

MVS is in Charlottesville, Virginia through the end of June, the office will be closed during this time while her energies are fully dedicated to preparing for the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, June 13-19, 2016.  Join her at the Festival this year where they have a fantastic and diverse line up of photographers on the ticket and innovative educational programming for artists at all stages of their careers.  Details at www.look3.org.

MVS will resume scheduling meetings with clients in early July.  Requests for consultations will be scheduled in the order they were received.  As always, priority goes to existing clients.

June 13-19, Charlottesville, VA: LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph

June 13, 2016toJune 19, 2016

LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph

The LOOK3 FESTIVAL OF THE PHOTOGRAPH features artist presentations and exhibitions by legendary photographers, as well as outdoor projections, community events, and educational initiatives. Everything takes place along Charlottesville’s historic pedestrian corridor known as the “Downtown Mall”, and at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center. LOOK3’s world-class exhibition program is free and open to the public, as is the Friday Evening Projections and many special events.

2016 LEGACY ARTISTS
Nick Brandt (UK) | Graciela Iturbide (Mexico) | Yuri Kozyrev (Russia) | Frans Lanting (The Netherlands)

2016 PROJECT ARTISTS
Olivia Bee | Shelia Pree Bright | Mary F. Calvert | Binh Danh | Doug DuBois | Radcliffe “Ruddy” Roye

These artists address issues including preserving natural history, wildlife sustainability, global migration, community activism in America, our National Parks, sexual abuse against women in the military, and celebration of youth culture.

LOOK3 EDU
LOOK3 EDU will offer educational seminars focusing on creativity and entrepreneurship.  Photographers at all levels, as well as instructors of photography, will benefit from the presentations by key industry leaders. Student passes are available.

  • Tuesday evening, June 14th, PDN is bringing its celebrated “PDN 30 Emerging Photographers Panel” to LOOK3 for the first time.
  • Wednesday, June 15th, a full day of programming is dedicated to “Creativity Meets Technology.” Moderated by James Estrin of the NY Times’ Lens Blog, the audience will be guided through the diverse range of opportunities to create, share and publish work today.
  • Thursday, June 16th, a new program, ARTISTS: MEET YOUR MARKETS offers a roster of speakers in the morning who will address the diverse paths to generate income from your work (gallerist, magazine photo editor, museum curator, photobook publisher, media company, advertising agency art buyer, licensing agency, in-house corporate curator, corporate art consultants and more).
  • Thursday afternoon during the new LOOK3 PITCH, these professionals will be joined by an expanded group of colleagues for scheduled meetings with artists to discuss their work in relation to particular businesses.

Exhibitions
“FOCUS ON PHOTOBOOKS” includes the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards Short List, Blurb Book Salon and The Photobook in Practice from the Indie Photobook Library.  All those registered can sign up to participate in our POP UP BOOK FAIR too!  There’s too much planned to list her, visit look3.org for the full schedule.

Free Community Events include a Print Share evening at the launch of the Festival (6/13), PDN 30’s Emerging Photographer Panel (6/14), an evening projection at Telos Pavilion (6/18), and FAMILY PHOTO DAY on Father’s Day (6/19) where family portraits will be taken and children can engage in activities related to photography.

For the full schedule visit: www.look3.org/schedule.

Passes are on sale now with “Early Bird” rates offered through April 15th at www.look3.org/admission.

STUDENTS: If you register by April 15 you can attend the full festival including all ticketed events for $200! Plan now to gather your friends and come to Charlottesville!

LOOK3-2016_Calendar

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