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Deadline February 24th: LACDA 2014 International Juried Competition

Los Angeles Center for Digital Art
Call for Entries: LACDA 2014 International Juried Competition
Deadline: Monday, February 24, 2014

Fee: $35 for every 3 images

“Enter our juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. The competition is international, open to all geographical locations.

The selected winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on canvas or museum quality paper (approximately a $2,500-$3,000 value) to be shown in a solo exhibition in our main gallery from March 13-April 6, 2014. This is the 10 year anniversary exhibit for LACDA and will be widely promoted and will include a reception for the artist.

Second place prizes: Ten second place winners will receive one print of their work up to 24×36 inches ($150-$200 in value) to be included in the anniversary exhibits opening on March 13!

Special consideration will be given to all entrants for inclusion in future shows at LACDA. Many entrants from past competitions have already been included in our exhibits.

Jurors:
Eve Schillo, L.A. County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Rex Bruce, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art”

For the full prospectus and to apply visit: lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.htm.

February 6th, L.A.: Exhibition Walkthrough with Carol Vernon and Anthony Hernandez

LACMA
Exhibition Walkthrough with Carol Vernon and Anthony Hernandez
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Free and open to the public.

“Carol Vernon, daughter of late collectors Marjorie and Leonard Vernon, and artist Anthony Hernandez lead a walkthrough of the exhibition See the Light—Photography, Perception, Cognition: The Marjorie and 
Leonard Vernon Collection
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Resnick Pavilion
5905 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California
Tel: 323 857-6000

 

January 8th, LA: The Business of Photography in the Art World

American Photographic Artists, Los Angeles
The Business of Photography in the Art World
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 6:00 pm

“The fine art photography world is unique territory that requires a very specific skill set. Learn what contemporary galleries look for and how they select artist for representation. This informative event could help you realize your dreams as a fine artist and perhaps turn your passion into a full time career.

Join APA LA and photography gallerists Craig Krull (Craig Krull Gallery), Hannah Sloan (ROSEGALLERY), Photographer Scott Davis, (Scott Davis Photography) Edward Robinson (independent curator) and Michael Dawson (private photo dealer and founder Classic Photographs LA) as we explore the unique world of the fine art photography business.

This event is free to APA member, rsvp to director@apa-la.com. Non member fee $30, register here.”

Schedule
6:00 pm networking and light meal
7:00 pm presentation

ROSEGALLERY
2525 Michigan Ave G5
Santa Monica, California  [map]

August 13th, Los Angeles: “Copyright: Know It Or Blow It” with Debra Weiss & James Silverburg

ASMP-LA
Copyright: Know It Or Blow It
Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 7:00-9:30 pm
Registration: Affiliate $15 | ASMP member $10 | non-member $20 | Student $5

“Creative Consultant Debra Weiss and Intellectual Property Attorney James Silverberg will take you through an informative and entertaining evening that will inspire and empower by discussing key topics that include:

  • Why copyright registration matters.
  • Putting copyright to work for you – We pay cash for gold!
  • What to do when your image has been infringed.
  • Fair Use – When is it really fair?
  • Social Media – Risk vs reward.

Understanding how to put copyright to work for you is crucial to your success as a photographer. Predatory image rights demands and widespread image theft can leave a photographer’s business in jeopardy. Knowing the facts about copyright protection and how to effectively exercise and monetize your rights is paramount. Lack of information, misinformation or carelessness can leave a photographer defenseless and unable to take action against infringers. Don’t let this happen to you.

Venice Arts
1702 Lincoln Blvd
Venice, California  [map]

May 30th, Los Angeles: Artist Talk by Nina Berman “Evidence and Fantasy: The War at Home”

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© 2013 Nina Berman

Annenberg Space for Photography, Iris Nights Lecture Series
Artist Talk by Nina Berman, Evidence and Fantasy: The War at Home
Thursday, May 30, 2013, 6:30-8:00 pm

Free and open to the public.  Tickets are required and will be available May 22 at noon PDT and May 23 at 9:30 PDT here.

“Photographer, author and educator Nina Berman is known for her work photographing wounded American veterans including her 2006 “Marine Wedding” image. Presenting selections from work made since 9/11, she will explain her motivations and approaches to photographing war on the domestic front.”

The Annenberg Space for Photography
2000 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 10
Los Angeles, California  [map]

Deadline April 22nd: LACDA 2013 International Juried Competition

Los Angeles Center for Digital Art
Call for entries: LACDA 2013 International Juried Competition
Deadline: Monday, April 22, 2013
Fee: $30 for three images

Enter our juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation of the images are acceptable. The competition is international, open to all geographical locations. Registration fee is $30US (three images). Multiple entries permitted, additional $30 entry fee for each three images.

Jurors
Holly Harrison, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Rex Bruce, L.A. Center for Digital Art

The selected winner receives 10 prints up to 44×60 inches on canvas or museum quality paper (approximately a $2,500-$3,000 value) to be shown in a solo exhibition in our main gallery May 9-June 1, 2013. The show will be widely promoted and will include a reception for the artist.

Second place prizes: Ten second place winners will receive one print of their work up to 24×36 inches ($150-$200 in value) to be included in upcoming group exhibits. The ten second place winners will be scheduled into group shows within twelve months of announcement of winners. Consideration is given to placing these works in shows appropriate to their style, genre and/or content. These shows will be widely promoted and will include a reception for the artists.

Special consideration will be given to all entrants for inclusion in future shows at LACDA. Many entrants from past competitions have already been included in our exhibits.”

Submissions accepted online only, details here: lacda.com/juried/juriedshow.html.

January 10th, Los Angeles: Artist Talk by Phyllis Galembo “Masquerade from Africa to the Americas”

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© 2013 Phyllis Galembo

Annenberg Space for Photography, Iris Nights Lecture Series
Artist Talk by Phyllis Galembo Masquerade from Africa to the Americas
Thursday, January 10th, 2013, 6:30-8:00 pm

Free and open to the public; tickets are required and are available here.

“For over two decades, Phyllis Galembo has documented cultural and religious traditions in Africa and the African Diaspora. Travelling widely throughout western and central Africa, and regularly to Haiti, her subjects are participants in masquerade events – traditional African ceremonies– who use costume, body paint and masks to create mythic characters.

Galembo was born in New York and lives in New York City.  She has been a professor in the Fine Arts Department of SUNY Albany since 1978. Galembo has produced several publications, including the monograph MASKE in the fall of 2010.”

The Annenberg Space for Photography
2000 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 10
Los Angeles, California 90067  [map]

December 20th, Los Angeles: Artist Talk by Chris Rainier “Cultures on the Edge”

© 2012 Chris Rainier

Annenberg Space for Photography, Iris Nights Lecture Series
Artist Talk by Chris Rainier
Thursday, December 20th, 2012, 6:30-8:00 pm

Free and open to the public; tickets are required.  A few tickets are still available here.

“Photographer Chris Rainier is a master at creating powerful images that document the anthropological story of indigenous cultures whose ways are under threat. Former photographic assistant to Ansel Adams, Rainier’s stunning images have been featured in Life, New York Times, and National Geographic Adventure and Traveler.  As Director of the Last Mile Technology Program, Rainier has committed his life to helping empower indigenous cultures to preserve their language and traditions.

Rainier, a National Geographic Fellow, has just announced the release of a new photography monograph, Cultures on the Edge. The book is a collection of over 100 hundred images from his long career photographing traditional cultures around the planet for over 30 years.

The focus of the book is the visual exploration of traditional cultures living on the edge of change in a modern world. Cultures on the Edge documents the rituals, daily lives and spiritual landscapes of these traditional ancient cultures alive in the 21st century.”

The Annenberg Space for Photography
2000 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 10
Los Angeles, California 90067  [map]

October 13th, Los Angeles: Artist Conversation: Katy Grannan and Charlie White at LACMA

© 2012 Charlie White

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Artist Conversation: Katy Grannan and Charlie White
Saturday, October 13, 2o12 at 2:00 pm

“Artists Katy Grannan and Charlie White discuss their work and the exhibition The Sun and Other Stars with curator Britt Salvesen.”

The exhibition will be on view until October 14, 2012.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Brown Auditorium
5905 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90036
Tel: 323 857-6000

October 11th, Los Angeles: An Evening With Cig Harvey

© 2012 Cig Harvey

The Julia Dean Photo Workshops
An Evening With Cig Harvey
Thursday, October 11, 2012, 7:30-9:00 pm
Admission: $15 General | $10 Student | Free for JDPW Members

Cig Harvey’s photographs and books have been exhibited widely and are in the permanent collections of major museums, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the International Museum of Photography, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY. She recently had her first solo museum show at The Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway, in the spring of 2012 in conjunction with the release of her monograph You Look At Me Like An Emergency, Schilt Publishing, 2012. She is known for her high energy, creative teaching style and brings a profound sense of optimism to all that she does.

In this presentation, Cig will talk about her approaches to photography, showcase some of her work, and then answer questions from the audience.”

The Julia Dean Photo Workshops
755 Seward Street
Los Angeles , California [map]

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