FotoDC & BYT Present:
FotoWeekDC 2014 Opening Party
Friday, November 7th, 2014
@ The Former Spanish Ambassador's Residence
2801 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20009
Join us for an exciting evening of
photography, exhibits, open bars, small bites, photobooths, music, and more
as we launch the 7th Annual FotoWeekDC Festival!
Featuring entertainment by:
+ DJs Lisa Frank & Chris Nitti
and more details TBA soon!
Be among the first to view this year's exhibits at FotoWeekCentral, including:
The White House News Photographers Association: ‘The Eyes of History®’
The White House News Photographers Association 2014 Eyes of History® traveling exhibit returns to Washington after a tour across the U.S. and will be showcased at FotoWeekDC. The show features the winning images from the 2014 Annual ‘Eyes of History®’ competition and includes still, video, multimedia and student winners.
THE SOCHI PROJECT: An Atlas of War and Tourism in the Caucasus
Rob Hornstra and Arnold van Bruggen have been working together since 2009 to tell the story of Sochi, Russia, site of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. They have returned repeatedly to this region as committed practitioners of “slow journalism,” establishing a solid foundation of research on and engagement with this small yet incredibly complicated place before it finds itself in the glare of international media attention. Presented by Aperture, a not-for-profit foundation.
NEW SPANISH PHOTOGRAPHY_Visions Beyond Borders
SPAIN arts & culture presents a collective photo exhibition introducing fourteen Spanish artists that portray their vision on the urban and natural landscape across borders, captured from a critical or emotional perspective. Curated by Javier Moreno (SPAIN FRESH) and produced by King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center at NYU, this exhibition affirms the presence of young spanish photography in a global framework. More info about the exhibition premiere in New York here.
United States of Mind
SPAIN arts & culture presents an exhibition combining photos and sound clips from recorded interviews that explore the dimensions of immigrant experience in Spain, as part of FotoWeekDC 2014.
2014 FotoWeek Contest Winners
See the winners from this year's contest in all three categories: Fine Art, Photojournalism, and Photographer's Choice. Want to see your work on display? Enter the contest here: http://www.fotodc.org/2014-fotoweekdc-competition/
Enjoy small bites provided by Farmers Fishers Bakers, grk, and KIND Snacks!
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Discount tickets on sale now for $45
Price goes up to $55 week of and $65 day of
But we might sell out before then!
This is a 21+ event
There is no dress code
Look how much fun we had last time:
All proceeds benefit FotoWeekDC, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.