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Sunday November 20th

FotoWeekCentral Schedule

LOGAN FOTOTALKS: Her Journey
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Join us for a day of FotoTalks presented with the support of The Reva & David Logan Foundation
2:00PM - 3:00PM Gabriela Bulisova
3:00PM - 4:00PM Ami Vitale

FotoWeek Around Town

PHOTO SLAM: THE AFTER PARTY
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Photoworks - 7300 Macarthur Boulevard Northwest Glen Echo, MD, 20812

Come to Photoworks and bask in the afterglow of another successful Photo Slam!  Participants from Photo Slam 2016 are invited to bring in their images for a Photo Critique with our Photoworks Faculty.

DIGITAL PRINTING 101: IT’S NOT A PHOTOGRAPH UNTIL IT’S A PRINT
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Furthermore Printshop - 52 O Street Northwest, Suite 312 Washington, DC, 20001

Join the Leica Store DC in collaboration with Furthermore Printshop for an introduction to digital printing.

FOTOFILM: MAPPLETHORPE: LOOK AT THE PICTURES
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009

Using two retrospectives at LA's Getty and LACMA museums as a backdrop, this definitive portrait profiles the controversial artist from early childhood, to his beginnings in NYC and his meteoric rise in the art world, to his untimely death in 1989.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

FotoWeekCentral Exhibitions Include:

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.

Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker's portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. 
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson's Political Theatre - The Next Act, which includes Peterson fascination portraits of our countries biggest politicians.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW's 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners


Saturday November 19th

FotoWeekCentral Schedule

LOMOGRAPHY INSTANT PHOTO BINGO
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Join Lomography for Instant Photo BINGO this Saturday at the National Geographic Museum!

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036

Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival.

LOGAN FOTOTALKS: CONVERSATIONS DAY
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Join us for a day of FotoTalks presented with the support of The Reva & David Logan Foundation
12:00 PM Rob Shore with Nicole Tung & Robin Hammond
2:00 PM Mark Peterson & Ben Baker
4:00 PM Chip Somodevilla
5:00 PM Pierre Kattar

 

FOTOWALKS: ROBIN HAMMOND & BROCK THOMPSON
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral -1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Learn how the LGBT community in Washington, DC has leveraged technology and the power of visual storytelling to change the world.

FotoWeek Around Town

DIY DIGITAL PINHOLE WORKSHOP
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Hillyer Art Space - 9 Hillyer Court Northwest Washington, DC, 20008

Join us for breakfast and a mini workshop with photographer Laila Abdul-Hadi Jadallah. Laila will be discussing her creative process, and leading the group in creating a "digital pinhole" using their own cameras, and lens caps that will be provided.

LOGAN FOTOTALK: IN CONVERSATION WITH CARLOS IRIJALBA
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 6801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20012

Carlos Irijalba's work analyzes the way in which western culture recreates an abstract medium that loses all relations except to itself. Join him in conversation.

VISIONS OF THE WORLD--IMPROVING YOUR TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY WITH JONATHAN ZUCK
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Spilsbury Gallery - 2017 I Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20006

As part of a special exhibit at the Spilsbury called Visions of the World, award winning travel photographer, Jonathan Zuck, will be on hand to discuss some of his images included in the exhibition and discuss tips and tricks for taking better travel photos whether you're an aspiring pro or just on vacation with your iPhone.

FOTOFILM: DIARY OF A JOURNEY: A TRIBUTE TO INGE MORATH
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009

In 2014, eight women photographers, all recipients of the Magnum Inge Morath award, embarked on a photographic road trip, retracing Morath’s journey along the Danube River and producing new work. With their cameras, children, laptops, a film crew, a small support team and a truck, they began their adventure.

FOTOFILM: UNTIL UNTIL UNTIL
1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 6801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20012

Screening of Edgar Arceneaux’s first live work, Until, Until, Until…, investigates the infamous 1981 performance of Broadway legend Ben Vereen, televised nationally as part of Ronald Reagan's inaugural celebration. Conversation with the director to follow the screening.

RENATO D’AGOSTIN-- ARTIST TALK AND BOOK SIGNING
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Leica Store - 977 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20004

Renato D’Agostin will be at the Leica Store DC to give an Artist Talk, followed by a book signing on Saturday, November 19th from 1-3pm.

FOTOFILM: SPIRITS OF REBELLION, DC PREMIERE
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 6801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20012

Followed by Director talk, panel and Q&A
Panelists:
S. Torriano Berry: award-winning independent filmmaker and co-author "The 50 Most Influential Black Films," and "Historical Dictionary of African American Cinema"
O.Funmilayo Makarah: Writer and director of films and videos that explore cultural identity; founder of the Heritage Film Festival; founding member of L.A. Freewaves, a worldwide media arts organization.

FOTOFILM: CONTACT HIGH: THE STORIES BEHIND HIP-HOP’S MOST ICONIC PHOTOGRAPHS
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 6801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20012

Renowned hip hop documentarians Chi Modu and Janette Beckman in conversation.  Writer Vikki Tobak talks with two photographers who have played critical roles in shaping hip hop imagery and offer a rare glimpse into the creative process that went into the making of each photo.

 

SPECIAL PROJECTION OF THE NEW WORLD VOYAGE PHOTOGRAPHS WITH LIVE PERFORMANCE BY MISTOCHORD
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 6801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20012

This special performance, featuring Místochord music collaborators Sean Winters and Troy Pryor, serves as a live score to an exclusive, extended video projection of New World Voyage imagery. This event is free and open to the public.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

FotoWeekCentral Exhibitions Include:

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.

Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker's portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. 
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson's Political Theatre - The Next Act, which includes Peterson fascination portraits of our countries biggest politicians.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW's 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners


Friday November 18th

FotoWeekCentral Schedule

CREATIVE MORNINGS (FOTOWEEK DC EDITION): NICOLE TUNG
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Nicole Tung (b. 1986) is an American citizen born and raised in Hong Kong. She graduated from New York University in 2009 with a double major in journalism andhistory, and currently freelances for clients including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and other international newspapers and magazines.

LOGAN FOTOTALK & BOOK EVENT: MARK PETERSON
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Mark Peterson is a photographer based in New York City. His work is published in New York Times Magazine, New York Magazine, Fortune Magazine, Time Magazine, ESPN the Magazine, Geo Magazine and many other national and international publications.

WHERE LOVE IS ILLEGAL
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest 20036

Robin Hammond has been sparking change for his entire career, using his camera to record human rights and development issues around the globe through long-term photography projects.

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036

Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival.

FotoWeek Around Town

CHAOS IN PHOTOGRAPHY FILM FESTIVAL
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monteabaro Recital Hall, Howard Community College - 10901 Little Patuxent ParkwayColumbia, MD, 21044

The HCC Film Program has developed a number of film series to complement various productions and events this season. Scheduled films include: War Photographer (Monday), Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye (Tuesday), Finding Vivian Maier (Wednesday), Planet Ocean (Thursday), and Blow-Up (Friday). A photography exhibit of the same name will be on display in the art gallery through November 20th. Workshops and talk backs related to the films shown will be included before or after the film showing.

CREATIVE CONTROL: AFTER HOURS WITH ART OF THE AIRPORT TOWER
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
National Air and Space Museum - Independence Ave at 6th St SW Washington, DC 20560

Celebrate FotoWeekDC at the National Air and Space Museum during Creative Control: After Hours with Art of the Airport Tower, a 21+ program.

410 GOODBUDDY GALLERY EXHIBITION OPENING--TIMOTHY CASSIDY
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
410 GooDBuddY - 410 Florida Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20001

The Coast Road exhibit is an exploration of rural southwest Ireland. This series captures the breathtaking landscapes and intimate spaces that make up the small coast roads along the Atlantic Ocean.

Renato D’Agostin – 7439” Gallery Exhibition Opening
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Leica Store - 977 F Street NorthwestWashington, DC, 20004

New York-based Italian photographer Renato D’Agostin left his Brooklyn studio on July 28 with his BMW R100 to travel across America on his “Coast to Coast” trip. Accompanied by his Leica M6, he set out to reach San Francisco in two months andapproximately 5,000 miles of light on film.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

FotoWeekCentral Exhibitions Include:

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.

Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker's portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. 
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson's Political Theatre - The Next Act, which includes Peterson fascination portraits of our countries biggest politicians.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW's 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners


Thursday November 17th

FotoWeekCentral Schedule

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036

Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival.

WPOW 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY SHOW SPONSORED BY NIKON PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036

Please join us in celebrating 10 years of Women Photojournalists of Washington at our show, juried by National Geographic's Director of Photography Sarah Leen and Senior Editor Molly Roberts.

FotoWeek Around Town

CHAOS IN PHOTOGRAPHY FILM FESTIVAL
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monteabaro Recital Hall, Howard Community College - 10901 Little Patuxent ParkwayColumbia, MD, 21044

The HCC Film Program has developed a number of film series to complement various productions and events this season. Scheduled films include: War Photographer (Monday), Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye (Tuesday), Finding Vivian Maier (Wednesday), Planet Ocean (Thursday), and Blow-Up (Friday). A photography exhibit of the same name will be on display in the art gallery through November 20th. Workshops and talk backs related to the films shown will be included before or after the film showing.

THE MATERIAL INSTANT ZOETROPE ANIMATIONS BY ERIC DYER --ARTIST TALK AND RECEPTION
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Spagnuolo Gallery Georgetown University, Walsh Bldg, First Floor 1221 36th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20007

The Material Instant will present several zoetrope animations and animated videos by Eric Dyer. Dyer uses photographic images as source material that he transforms into animation through zoetrope devices.

LORD OF THE MANGROVE -- COCKTAIL RECEPTION
6:00 PM -8:00 PM
Embassy of Ecuador 2535 15th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009

The northwestern corner of Ecuador is home to the tallest mangrove trees in the world. Amidst the trees´ towering, almost fantastical, roots, people of nearby Afro-Ecuadorian communities gather black shells as their form of livelihood.

HOW PHOTOGRAPHY INFLUENCES CROSS-CULTURAL DIALOGUE
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Hillyer Art Space 9 Hillyer Court Northwest Washington, DC, 20008

Join us for an evening of discussion with O. Louis Mazzatenta, Amalia Pizzardi and Laila Abdul-Hadi Jadalah. Our panelists will discuss how their own work with photography has influenced understanding of other cultures, both internationally and locally.

“DON'T BLINK” -- ROBERT FRANK DOCUMENTARY
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Leica Store 977 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20004

Leica will be hosting a free screening of the Robert Frank documentary, “Don’t Blink” directed by Laura Israel.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

FotoWeekCentral Exhibitions Include:

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.

Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker's portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. 
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson's Political Theatre - The Next Act, which includes Peterson fascination portraits of our countries biggest politicians.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW's 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners


Wednesday November 16th

FotoWeekCentral Schedule

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036

Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival.

#LIFENOFILTER
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036

Veteran National Geographic photographer Cory Richards uses his camera to share a fascinating personal journey of struggle and redemption.

FotoWeek Around Town

WiLDSPEAK
8:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Carnegie Institution for Science - 1530 P Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20005

Presentations, discussions, learning, and inspiration with some of the world’s leading nature and wildlife photographers, filmmakers, scientists, newsmakers, and conservation organizations where we explore how visual media can best contribute to impactful science communications and positive conservation outcomes all around the globe.

CHAOS IN PHOTOGRAPHY FILM FESTIVAL
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monteabaro Recital Hall, Howard Community College - 10901 Little Patuxent ParkwayColumbia, MD, 21044

The HCC Film Program has developed a number of film series to complement various productions and events this season. Scheduled films include: War Photographer (Monday), Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye (Tuesday), Finding Vivian Maier (Wednesday), Planet Ocean (Thursday), and Blow-Up (Friday). A photography exhibit of the same name will be on display in the art gallery through November 20th. Workshops and talk backs related to the films shown will be included before or after the film showing.

LOGAN FOTOTALK: MARY VIRGINIA SWANSON: TO BE PUBLISHED OR SELF-PUBLISH? OPTIONS FOR ARTISTS TODAY
4:00 PM - 5:00 pm
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009

Free & Open to Public, sponsored by LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph. Mary Virginia Swanson is an author and educator who helps artists find the strengths in their work, identify appreciative audiences and present their photographs in an informed, professional manner.  Her seminars and lectures on marketing opportunities have proven to aid photographers in moving their careers to the next level.

 

TRADE WINDS: AN EXPLORATION OF VISUAL PLACES AND SPACES OPENING GALLERY
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Art Institute of Washington - 1820 North Fort Myer DriveArlington, VA, 22209

Presenting a constructed approach to environments from around the globe. Trade Winds, travels across landscapes and time, capturing local moments and emotions from places such as Australia, Japan, South America, the Caribbean Islands and the United States.

FOTOFILM: BILL CUNNINGHAM NEW YORK
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Artist’s Proof Gallery - 1533 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20007

Bill Cunningham New York is a delicate, funny and often poignant portrait of a dedicated artist whose only wealth is his own humanity and unassuming grace.

PUBLIC RECEPTION: THIS MUST BE THE PLACE AT FATHOM GALLERY
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fathom Gallery - 1333 14th St. NW

Public Reception for: This Must be the Place: A multimedia exhibition featuring artist Otessa Ghadar

HI-RESOLUTION- YOUTH PHOTOGRAPHY PRESENTED BY CRITICAL EXPOSURE: RECEPTION
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain - 280116th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009

Learn what D.C. youth think about the challenges they face and hear about the tremendous steps they are taking to create positive change, all while enjoying food and drink in the beautiful Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain.

BOOK SIGNING: STACY KRANITZ
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lecia Store 977 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20004

Stacy Kranitz has developed an extensive body of work over the past six years while she has been living and working in the Appalachian mountains of North America.

DC IN THE HOUSE: A PANEL DISCUSSION ON PUNK AND GO-GO PHOTOGRAPHY
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
MLK Memorial Library - 901 G Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20001

Join us for DC IN THE HOUSE:A Panel Discussion on DC Punk and Go-Go Photography.

 

CONCEPTUAL PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Latela Art Gallery - 716 Monroe Street Northeast Washington, DC, 20017

A mini workshop with photographer Marisa S. White. Marisa will be discussing her background and creative process, as well as giving a post-process demonstration.

CONTINUED LEARNING AND IMAGE REVIEW WITH CAPITAL PHOTOGRAPHY CENTER
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
1616 H Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20006

Join us for an image review as well as informative session covering camera, photography and editing tips.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

FotoWeekCentral Exhibitions Include:

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.

Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker's portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. 
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson's Political Theatre - The Next Act, which includes Peterson fascination portraits of our countries biggest politicians.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW's 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners


Tuesday November 15th

November 15, 2016
FotoWeekCentral Schedule

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
FotoWeekCentral – 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036
Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival.

Photo Credit: DobyPhoto from An Evening With ASMP DC Chapter

AN EVENING WITH ASMP DC CHAPTER
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
FOTOWEEK CENTRAL – 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036
Spend an evening with the DC Chapter members to celebrate the ASMP DC Member Exhibition at FotoWeeCentral. The images displayed show examples of commercial, editorial, event/PR, travel, portraiture, and more.

FotoWeek Around Town

WiLDSPEAK
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
Carnegie Institution for Science – 1530 P Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20005
Presentations, discussions, learning, and inspiration with some of the world’s leading nature and wildlife photographers, filmmakers, scientists, newsmakers, and conservation organizations where we explore how visual media can best contribute to impactful science communications and positive conservation outcomes all around the globe.

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS WITH SCOTT SUCHMAN
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain – 2801 16th St NW
Portfolio reviews with photographer and omnivore Scott Suchman. Register early, space is limited.

 

Photo Credit: Scott Suchman from Portfolio Reviews with Scott Suchman

CHAOS IN PHOTOGRAPHY FILM FESTIVAL
12:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Monteabaro Recital Hall, Howard Community College – 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD, 21044
The HCC Film Program has developed a number of film series to complement various productions and events this season. Scheduled films include: War Photographer (Monday), Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye (Tuesday), Finding Vivian Maier (Wednesday), Planet Ocean (Thursday), and Blow-Up (Friday). A photography exhibit of the same name will be on display in the art gallery through November 20th. Workshops and talk backs related to the films shown will be included before or after the film showing.

LOGAN FOTOTALK: SCOTT SUCHMAN-OMNIVORE
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain – 2801 16th St NW
Photographer and famed omnivore Scott Suchman has spent his entire professional career working in Washington, DC. From an early start as a wire service stringer, he is now recognized as one of the region’s top food and restaurant shooters. He is a contributing photographer for Washingtonian Magazine and has shot assignments regularly for Washington Post Magazine, Baltimore Magazine, Southern Living, as well as other regional and national publications.

FOTOFILM: ‘FROM THE STUDY OF POST-PUBESCENT MANHOOD’
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain – 2801 16th St NW
Join us for the WASHINGTON DC PREMIERE of Stacy Kranitz’s feature length film From The Study Of Post-Pubescent Manhood. Immediately followed by a conversation between filmmaker Stacy Kranitz and VICE photo editor Elizabeth Renstrom.

 

Photo Credit: Nalinee Darmrong from Artist Talk – Nalinee Darmrong

ARTIST TALK — NALINEE DARMRONG
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Leica Store DC – 977 F Street NW
Photographer/Author Nalinee Darmrong will be giving an artist talk and book signing for her recently published photography book, The Smiths (Rizzoli Publishers), chronicling her journey with the band.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with
National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.
Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker’s portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton.
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson’s Political Theatre – The Next Act, which includes Peterson’s fascinating and visceral coverage of this year’s election.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW’s 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners

Monday November 14th

FotoWeekCentral Schedule

PANEL DISCUSSION: WATER: CALIFORNIA - A RESOURCE IN CRISIS
4:00pm-5:00pm
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036
Panel discussion on the water crisis, featuring Jessica Fanzo ,PhD (Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Ethics and Global Food & Agriculture at the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics), William Sarni (Director with Deloitte Consulting LLP and leader of its Enterprise Water Strategy practice), and Mustafah Abdulaziz (Photographer behind Water:California, on view at FotoWeekCentral) Moderated by Edward Silva, Executive Director of Thought For Food and co-founder of Henlight

 

WiLDSPEAK: MEET THE PHOTOGRAPHERS
6:00pm-8:00pm
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036
Come meet WiLDSPEAK presenters and other iLCP Fellows at this reception that features cash bar, entertainment, and an exhibit of WiLDSPEAK images.

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00pm-8:00pm
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036
Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival

FotoWeek Around Town

THE BUSINESS OF NONPROFIT PHOTOGRAPHY
9:00AM-4:00PM
Leica Store - 977 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20004
This exclusive workshop will help you grow your nonprofit clientele and create a funding plan for your dream projects. Our business skills curriculum is the cornerstone of the Momenta Workshops model. With our lectures, panel discussion, handouts, and guided question-and-answer sessions, you will join a group of like-minded photographers to explore nonprofit business models. Please note: seating is limited for this workshop to ensure the intimate nature of the group discussions.

A HIDDEN CITY THROUGH THE LENS OF YOUNG ARGENTINEAN PHOTOGRAPHERS
6PM-8PM
Malvinas Argentinas Auditorium - 1600 New Hampshire Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
PH15 started as an experiment in 2000 to offer alternatives to violence and crime to young residents of Villa 15, which is known as Ciudad Oculta or the Hidden City in Buenos Aires.

OPENING RECEPTION: EXPRESSIONS BY NATALIA TERRY
6:00pm-8:00pm
Oval Room, Embassy of Argentina - 1600 New Hampshire Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
Natalia Terry wants to freeze moments that were in fact running their course and would eventually disappear

 

Photo Credit: Natalia Terry from Expressions by Natalia Terry

CHAOS IN PHOTOGRAPHY FILM FESTIVAL
12:00pm-7:00pm
Monteabaro Recital Hall, Howard Community College - 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD, 21044
The HCC Film Program has developed a number of film series to complement various productions and events this season. Scheduled films include: War Photographer (Monday), Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye (Tuesday), Finding Vivian Maier (Wednesday), Planet Ocean (Thursday), and Blow-Up (Friday). A photography exhibit of the same name will be on display in the art gallery through November 20th. Workshops and talk backs related to the films shown will be included before or after the film showing.

PANEL DISCUSSION: OUR WALLS BEAR WITNESS
6:30pm-8:30pm
US Holocaust Memorial Museum - 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place Southwest Washington, DC, 20024
On the opening night of the photography exhibition, this panel discussion will examine the recent track record of atrocity prevention efforts.

FULL LIST OF EXHIBITIONS AROUND TOWN CAN BE FOUND HERE

FotoWeekCentral Exhibitions Include:

@NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos which offers visitors an opportunity to interact with National Geographic photographers and their adventures in a whole new way.

Politicking by Ben Baker, feat. Baker's portraits of heads of state, business leaders and cultural icons include Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton. 
Photoville and Redux Pictures presents Mark Peterson's Political Theatre - The Next Act, which includes Peterson fascination portraits of our countries biggest politicians.
Water: California, The latest installment of Mustafah Abdulaziz’s acclaimed Water series focuses on the drought crisis in California.
Signs of Your Identity, presented by The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting which explores the survivors of Canadian operated Indian Residential Schools that forcibly assimilated indigenous youth into white Canadian society.

WPOW's 10-Year Anniversary Show by female photographers in DC
National Geographic Photo Camp: Zoom Out, Slow Down, Enjoy the Beauty, The student photographers highlighted in the exhibition include children in post-earthquake Haiti, refugees from inner city Baltimore, young people in Jordan, Miami, Chad, India, and Barbados, and Somali refugees in Portland Maine.
WiLDSpeak: The Exhibition, feat. a collection of imagery showcasing the iconic works of iLCP Fellows presenting at this year’s event.

2016 FotoDC competition Winners


Sunday November 13th


FotoWeekCentral Schedule
1145 17th NW Washington 20036

LOGAN PHOTOTALKS: LOCAL FOCUS
11:00am - 6:00pm
FotoWeekCentral -1145 17th Street Northwest 20036
Join us for a day of FotoTalks presented with the support of The Reva & David Logan Foundation.

11:00am Bryon Summers
12:00pm Larry Cook
1:00pm Caitlin Price
2:00pm J.M. Giordano
3:00pm Joy Yi
4:00pm In Lorton’s Darkroom, screening and conversation

FOTOWALKS: ROBBIE SHONE & BECCA SKINNER

2:00pm-4:00pm
FotoWeekCentral -1145 17th Street Northwest 20036
See the city like you’ve never seen it before. Discover urban wild spaces with National Geographic photographers Robbie Shone and Becca Skinner.

 

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00pm-8:00pm
FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20036
Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival

FOTOFILMS

7:30PM - 8:30pm - FotoWeekCentral - 1145 17th Street Northwest

Experience the breadth of National Geographic storytelling in a series of six short films by and about our explorers and photographers.

FotoWeek Around Town

DC COSPLAY PHOTOSHOOT WITH LEICA S AND SL
11:30am-1:30pm
Kogod Courtyard @ National Portrait Gallery 801 F St NW Washington, DC, 20004
Join Leica on Sunday, November 13th as we team up with the DC Cosplay community for a photo shoot at the Kogod Courtyard.

GETTING STARTED IN FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY WITH CAPITAL PHOTOGRAPHY CENTER
1:00pm-4:30pm
2141 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 2000
Join us at Renee Comet’s professional studio as she offers her tips and techniques for getting started in food photography.

POLITICAL NIGHTMARES FILM SERIES: FAIL SAFE
4:00pm-5:00pm
Hill Center 921 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast Washington, DC, 20003
Join New Yorker staff writer Margaret Talbot and movie critic Nell Minow for the Political Nightmares Film Series.

Photo Credit: Tom Wolff from The 7th Annual Photoworks Photo Slam Competition

THE 7TH ANNUAL PHOTOWORKS PHOTO SLAM COMPETITION

8:00pm-10:00pm

Busboys and Poets 2021 14th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
The Slam is back! After drawing a capacity crowd to Busboys and Poets as a signature event of Fotoweek DC 2010, the Photoworks Photo Slam returns for year seven. Photographers vie for slots in the Photoworks FotoWeek 2017 gallery show.


Saturday November 12th

Happening at FotoWeekCentral @ Nat Geo
1145 17th St. NW Washington DC 20036

LOGAN PHOTOTALKS: Global Lens
Join us for a day of FotoTalks presented with the support of The Reva & David Logan Foundation
12:00pm Daniella Zalcman
1:00pm Mustafah Abdulaziz
2:00pm Joshua Cogan
3:00pm Kevin Lamarque

FOTOWEEKDC NAT GEO MUSEUM EXTENDED HOURS + HAPPY HOUR
6:00pm-8:00pm
Enjoy extended access to the National Geographic Museum and all FotoWeekCentral exhibitions during the FotoWeekDC festival

LIFE WITHOUT BORDERS
7:30PM - 8:30pm
Join Nat Geo photographers Becca Skinner and Robbie Shone as they share how social media is helping them show you some of the world’s hidden wild spaces.

FotoWeekDC Around Town

WASHINGTON BLADE-ICONIC IMAGES FROM OUR ARCHIVE OPENING RECEPTION
11:00-2:00pm
Former Residence of the Spanish Ambassador - 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
The Washington Blade is the nation's first LGBT newspaper. Browse photos from nearly 50 years of LGBT photojournalism in D.C.

PHOTOGRAPHY PRINT EXCHANGE
1:00pm-3:00pm
Leica Store - 977 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20004
Photography Print Exchange with Leica DC.

PORTFOLIO REVIEW WITH WHNPA
1:00pm-3:40pm
Former Residence of the Spanish Ambassador - 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
Photographers and videographers,here is your chance to meet with and have one-on-one reviews of your work with photo and video journalists based at some of the top news organizations in the U.S. Space is very limited.

FOTOFILM: DIARY OF A JOURNEY: A TRIBUTE TO INGE MORATH
4:00pm-4:30pm
Former Residence of the Spanish Ambassador - 2801 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009
In 2014, eight women photographers, all recipients of the Magnum Inge Morath award, embarked on a photographic road trip, retracing Morath’s journey along the Danube River and producing new work.

PHOTOGRAPHY/PRAXIS-ARTISTS’ RECEPTION AND TALK
4:00pm-6:30pm
Studio Gallery - 2108 R Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20008
Leading DC art photographers and educators, including Gary Anthes, Iwan Bagus, Andy Bloxham, Soomin Ham, Amy Hendrick, Leena Jayaswal, Steven Marks, Rania Razek, Shaun Schroth, and Alexandra Silverthorne will explore the nexus between art theory and photographic practice.
 
CINE-CONCERT: UN CHIEN ANDALOU (REMATE IN PERFORMANCE) + L’AGE D’OR
4:00pm-8:00pm
National Gallery of Art - 500 Constitution Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20004
Two surrealist films will be shown as part of SPAIN arts and culture's "the Films of Luis Buñuel, objects of desire" series.

YOU BETTER BRING YOUR OWN SUN OPENING EVENT
5:00pm-7:00pm
Latela Art Gallery - 716 Monroe Street Northeast Washington, DC, 20017
Exhibition Opening to inaugurate newest series of works by Latela Artist & Conceptual Photographer Marisa S. White.

OPENING RECEPTION: IMPULSE: PATIENCE: DISCIPLINE
6:00pm-10:00pm
410 GooDBuddY - 410 Florida Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20001
In this show, we walk back from Michael K. Wilkinson’s recent instant-gratification iPhone/Instagram work (IMPULSE), through his “36 shots per roll” photographs shot on 35mm film from 1997-2002 (PATIENCE), all the way to “one-chance” large-format photographs from world-famous architectural photographer Julius Shulman (1910-2009) and current Baltimore photographer Adam Davies (DISCIPLINE).

For a full list of all of our 2016 events check out our: 
2016 Events Calendar

Photo by Kevin Lamarque, catch Kevin's FotoTalk at FotoWeekCentral at Nat Geo 11/12 at 3pm

Photo by Kevin Lamarque, catch Kevin's FotoTalk at FotoWeekCentral at Nat Geo 11/12 at 3pm