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FotoFest at the Doubletree Hotel

400 Dallas Street
Houston, TX 77002

March 12-30, Mon-Sun, 8:30am-5:30pm

http://www.fotofest.org/

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FotoFest at the Doubletree Hotel

March 12, 2016 - March 30, 2016

Photo-Eye Bookstore at FotoFest

10AM - 5:30PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
March 12, 2016 - March 15, 2016

International Meeting Place Portfolio Review for Artists

Session 1


March 12 - 15 / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration required
March 13, 2016 - March 13, 2016

FotoFest Artist-Curator Dialogue

Conversation with artist Dornith Doherty and Wendy Watriss, FotoFest Biennial Co-Curator


5:30-6:30PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 13, 2016 - March 13, 2016

FotoFest Evenings with the Artists

A Chance for the Public to Meet Participants in FotoFest's Meeting Place Portfolio Review


7-9PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 16, 2016 - March 16, 2016

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR
To Be Published, or Self-Publish?

Presented by Mary Virginia Swanson, Executive Director, LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, Charlottesville, VA


Mary Virginia Swanson will discuss both avenues to publishing and help participants determine the pros/cons of each. Swanson will share resources from her acclaimed title, Publish Your Photography Book. The seminar will be followed by a panel discussion with publishing industry leaders. Panelists include Luis Delgado, Director of Malulu Editions; Rania Matar, Artist; and Rixon Reed, Founder and Director of photo-eye, Santa Fe.
9AM - 1PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration Required
March 16, 2016 - March 16, 2016

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR
Securing Support for your Long Term Projects

Presented by Mary Virginia Swanson, Executive Director, LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph, Charlottesville, VA


Mary Virginia Swanson will describe the path to successful fundraising to support the completion and subsequent publication & exhibition of your photography projects. Seminar followed by a panel discussion with photographic artists experienced with securing long term project funding. Panelists includeáartists Jamey Stillings and Debi Cornwall.
2:30 - 5PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration Required
March 17, 2016 - March 20, 2016

International Meeting Place Portfolio Review for Artists

Session 2


March 17 - 20 / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration required
March 18, 2016 - March 18, 2016

FotoFest Artist-Curator Dialogue

Conversation with exhibiting artist Chris Jordan and Celina Lunsford, Director, Fotografie Forum Frankfurt, Germany


5:30-6:30PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 18, 2016 - March 18, 2016

FotoFest Evenings with the Artists

A Chance for the Public to Meet Participants in FotoFest's Meeting Place Portfolio Review


7-9PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 19, 2016 - March 21, 2016

Fine Print Auction - Print Preview

10AM - 5PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 21, 2016 - March 21, 2016

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR
Preserving Photo Archives

Presented by Kate Contakos, Preservation Librarian, Preservation and Conservation Division, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas at Austin.


This seminar will provide strategic guidance on caring for photographic archives. It will cover their intellectual value to the practical hands-on guide to preserving it. Seminar to be followed by Perspectives on Collecting, a panel discussion with five experts in the field. Panelists include Darren Ching, Co-Owner, Klompching Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Malcolm Daniel, Curator in Charge, Department of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Luis Delgado, Director of Malulu Editions, San Francisco, CA; Ellen S. Harris Collector, Independent Curator, Adviser, New York, NY; and W.M. Hunt, Independent Curator & Private Collector, New York, NY. Moderated by Kate Contakos.
9AM - 1PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration Required
March 21, 2016 - March 21, 2016

FotoFest 2016 international Fine Print Auction

5û10PM / Cocktails, Dinner, Live Auction / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Reserved Seating $300 / General Admission $100
www.fotofest.org/2016biennial/auction
March 22, 2016 - March 25, 2016

International Meeting Place Portfolio Review for Artists

Session 3


March 22 - 25 / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration required
March 23, 2016 - March 23, 2016

FotoFest Artist-Curator Dialogue

Conversation with exhibiting artists Jason Larkin and Toby Smith with Michael Itkoff, Co-Founder, Daylight Books & Fabl, Hillsborough, NC


5:30-6:30PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 23, 2016 - March 23, 2016

FotoFest Evenings with the Artists

A Chance for the Public to Meet Participants in FotoFest's Meeting Place Portfolio Review


7-9PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 27, 2016 - March 30, 2016

International Meeting Place Portfolio Review for Artists

Session 4


March 27 - 30 / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Prior Registration required
March 29, 2016 - March 29, 2016

FotoFest Artist-Curator Dialogue

Conversation with exhibiting artist Susan Derges and Malcolm Daniel, Curator in Charge, Department of Photography, and Curator of Special Projects, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston


5:30-6:30PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
March 29, 2016 - March 29, 2016

FotoFest Evenings with the Artists

A Chance for the Public to Meet Participants in FotoFest's Meeting Place Portfolio Review


7-9PM / DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Houston Downtown
Free to the Public
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