October/November 2014 Photo Events!

October/November 2014 Photo Events!

October is “Photo Month” here in New York, and as always, there are lots of great events, gallery openings, conferences, seminars, portfolio reviews and of course parties! At the end of October we have the annual Photo Plus Expo, and I am proud to announce that this will be my ninth consecutive year presenting or moderating a panel! This year I have a wonderful group who will be discussing how to present your work to multiple, or different markets – so if you haven’t already, be sure to register for the Conference/Expo and sign up for my panel listed on the Seminar Schedule! Here is the Session Name and Number, Sponsors and of course, the panel Line-up:

Session SA3 – Navigating Multiple Photo Markets:  Saturday, November 1, 2014, 10:15am – 12:15pm

Sponsors – PhotoShelter and Yodelist

Moderated by Louisa J. Curtis – Creative Consultant & Writer @ Chatterbox Enterprises with the following line-up:

TV & Print: Megan Re – Director of Photography @ The Food Network

Advertising: Michael Kaminski – SVP, Director of Technology & Production Services @ JUICE Pharma

Editorial: Sarah Rozen – Director of Photography @ Women’s Health Magazine

Fine Art: Thomas Werner – Private Art Dealer & Consultant

Everyone always asks me about what is going on this month, so here are just some of the other events to watch out for in October and November:

Wednesday, October 15 – 35th W. Eugene Smith Grant Ceremony @ SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd St – 7pm

Sunday, October 19 – Tuesday, October 21 – PACA 19th Annual Conference @ The Altman Building, 135 West 18th St

Tuesday, October 21 – PACA Networking Reception @ ICP Museum, 1133 Avenue of the Americas @ 43rd St – 7-10pm

Tuesday, October 21 – The Open Road Aperture Foundation Benefit Party @ Terminal 5, 610 West 56th St – 7-11pm

Wednesday, October 22 – Visual Connections @ The Altman Building, 135 West 18th St – 12-7:30pm

Thursday, October 23 – ASMP NY Image 14 Contest Winners Exhibition @ Chelsea 27, 617 West 27th St – 6-8pm

Wednesday, October 29 – ASMP National Annual Meeting @ Photo Plus Expo @ The Jacob Javits Center – 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 29 – ASMP NY/Yodelist – Market Right 2014 w/Suzanne Sease & Kat Dalager @ 353 West 46th St – 6-10pm

Wednesday, October 29 – Saturday, November 1 – Photo Plus Expo Conference (Seminars) @ The Jacob Javits Center

Thursday, October 30 -Saturday, November 1 – Photo Plus Expo @ The Jacob Javits Center Show Dates & Times

Thursday, October 30 – Saturday, November 1 – Palm Springs Photo Festival Portfolio Reviews @ PPE @ The Jacob Javits Center

Friday, October 31 – PDN PhotoPlus Halloween Monster Mash @ 230 Fifth, 230 Fifth Ave – 6:30-8:30pm

Saturday, November 1 – I have my panel from 10:15am-12:15pm, followed by portfolio reviews from 2:20pm-5:10pm

Saturday, November 1 –The Lucie Awards “Best of Show” @ Splashlight Studios, One Hudson Square, 75 Varick St, 3rd floor – 7-10pm

Sunday, November 2 – The Lucie Awards @ Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall, Seventh Ave @ 56th/57th Sts – 7pm (meet & greet 6pm)

Wednesday, November 5 – AI-AP Big Talk @ SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd St – 1pm

Wednesday, November 5 – YPA Fund-Raising Gala @ Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Ave @ 36th Street – 7-10pm

Thursday, November 6 – AI-AP Party @ Masonic Hall Grand Lodge, 46 West 24th Street & Sixth Ave – 7-11pm

Saturday, November 8 – Cole & Heisler Workshop @ Bronx Documentary Center, 614 Courtlandt Ave @ 151st St, Bronx – 9am-6pm

Wednesday, November 19 – Footage Marketplace NY @ The Art Director’s Club, 106 West 29th St – 11am-7:30pm

Wednesday, November 19 – Slideluck Annual Fundraiser @ Lightbox, 339 West 38th St – 6:30pm (social) 7:30pm (food) 9:00pm (party)

Slideluck Red, White & View Wednesday April 10th, 2013


Join Casey Kelbaugh and Slideluck in the Lower East Side at GalleryBar on Wednesday, April 10th from 6pm-midnight for the second NYC edition of Red White & View! After eleven shows in Tel Aviv and a spirited launch in New York last year, we’re back with another lively and engaging evening of art, drinks, music and friends.

Exhibiting Artists: Antoine VerglasDavid Elan FooxElla MashkautzenJennifer WeinJon LeviPaul D. MillerRachel RossinSandy CohenSharon Zobali

Save your spot by purchasing your $10 tickets in advance! Over 300 guests joined us last year and a recap can be found on both the Artsicle and Brooklyn Brewery blogs.  All of the proceeds raised during the event go towards Slideluck (501c3) and the Slideluck Youth Initiative, so be sure to check out their new website!

Slideluck Red, White & View Wednesday April 10th, 2013


Join Casey Kelbaugh and Slideluck in the Lower East Side at GalleryBar on Wednesday, April 10th from 6pm-midnight for the second NYC edition of Red White & View! After eleven shows in Tel Aviv and a spirited launch in New York last year, we’re back with another lively and engaging evening of art, drinks, music and friends.

Exhibiting Artists: Antoine VerglasDavid Elan FooxElla MashkautzenJennifer WeinJon LeviPaul D. MillerRachel RossinSandy CohenSharon Zobali

Save your spot by purchasing your $10 tickets in advance! Over 300 guests joined us last year and a recap can be found on both the Artsicle and Brooklyn Brewery blogs.  All of the proceeds raised during the event go towards Slideluck (501c3) and the Slideluck Youth Initiative, so be sure to check out their new website!

ChatterEvents November 2011

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 – 6:30pm

2nd Annual Slideluck Auction & Fundraiser

@ Sandbox Studio

121 Varick Street

New York, NY

Cost: $125 for Dinner, Drinks & Auction; $175 for Cocktail Reception with artists, Dinner & Auction

To view the auction, purchase tickets and for more information please visit: http://slideluck.auctionanything.com/Home.taf

Thursday, November 10th, 2011 – 6:30-10pm

NYC Salt Open House

@ 214 West 29th Street, Suite 1401

New York, NY

For more information please visit: http://www.nycsalt.org/

Also, Thursday, November 10th, 2011 – 7-11pm

AI+AP Book Launch & Annual Party

@ Angel Orensanz Foundation

172 Norfolk Street (off East Houston Street)

New York, NY

Cost: $50 per person, $25 for students and chosen website winners, Free for AI30 & AP27 selected book winners

For more information please visit: http://www.ai-ap.com/

To RSVP for this event please visit: http://www.ai-ap.com/rsvp/event/pubparty-2011/

Saturday, November 12th, 2011 & Sunday, November 13th, 2011 – 9am-5pm

APA NY Presents: Get More Work – Photo Assistant Basic Training

@ Attic Studios

11-05 44th Road

New York, NY

Pre-registration is encouraged!

Cost: Day 1- Free for Members, $40 for Non-Members; Day 2- $40 for Members, $80 for Non-Members

Separate registration for each day, required.

Two day event:

Day 1 – Assistant Panel followed by live equipment & software demonstrations

Day 2 – Hands-on workshops

From the evite:

“Sony Artisans of Imagery Matthew Jordan Smith and Brian Smith, are teaming up with APA Los Angeles Chapter Chair and photographer Astor Morgan to present Photo Assistant Basic Training, developed and offered for years by APA Los Angeles. (Brian Smith will be the Sony Artisan at the New York event.)

With panel discussions, equipment demonstrations from industry experts, and hands-on training, attendees will come away with the essential knowledge and confidence to build your own Pro Assistant reputation. Acquire a comprehensive understanding of professional assisting behavioral guidelines, including contemporary set-etiquette, and discover how this valuable training will get you more call-backs – more repeat clients, more work.”

For more information and to register please visit:http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1907636793

Also, Saturday, November 12th – 4-7pm

Justine Reyes: Home, Away From Home – Opening Reception

Exhibition on display through Sunday, January 8th, 2012

@ Homefront Gallery

26-23 Jackson Avenue

Long Island City, New York

From the press release:

“Home, Away from Home is a series of portraits of Reyes’ aging mother and uncle taken over the past six years at home and in hotel rooms while traveling abroad.  This body of work draws from the artist’s close relationship with her family to convey the experience of leaving and returning home and the fear of losing those closest to us.”

© Justine Reyes

http://www.justinereyes.com/

Also, Saturday, November 12th, 2011 – 5-8pm

Carbon, A Site Specific Installation by Charles Lindsay – Opening Reception

Exhibition on view until Thursday, December 29th

@ Center for Photography at Woodstock

59 Tinker Street

Woodstock, NY

From the website:

“The Center for Photography at Woodstock (CPW) is very excited to announce its upcoming exhibition, CARBON, featuring the multimedia work of Charles Lindsay. Encompassing both CPW’s first floor galleries and the exterior porch, CARBON is an immersive installation which encourages the viewer to ponder fundamental questions about our place in the universe.”

For more information please visit: http://www.cpw.org/exhibitions/exhibitions.html

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

ArtWalk NY – Benefiting Coalition for the Homeless

Silent Auction 6:30pm & Live Auction 8:00pm

@ Skylight Studios

275 Hudson Street

New York, NY

From the evite:

“Co-chaired by Alec Baldwin, Richard Gere and Carey Lowell, the event features a live and silent auction with works from a remarkable group of artists, including Wade Guyton, Mary Heillman, Jenny Holzer, Yoko Ono, Roxy Paine, Richard Phillips, Ed Ruscha, Andy Warhol and many others… Featuring work by Shepard Fairey.”

For more information please visit: http://www.artwalkny.org/http://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/

Also, Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 – 6:30pm

Adhesive NYC* Sticking Creatives Together

@ Brooklyn Bowl

61 Wythe Avenue

Brooklyn, NY


For more information please visit: http://www.adhesivenyc.com/

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 – 6:30pm

NY Monthly Photo Salon

@ Soho Photo Gallery

15 White Street

New York, NY

Cost: $10 at the door

For more information or questions please contact Rich Pomerantz at rich@richpomerantz.com, Emmanuel Faure at emmanuel@emmanuelfaure.com or Bill Westheimer at bill@billwest.com.

Thursday, November 17th, 2011 – 6:30-8:30pm

Release Party for Renee Comet’s Delicious by Design Book

@ AURAS Design

8435 Georgia Avenue

Silver Spring, Maryland

Some of you may recall Washington, DC-based food photographer Renee Comet whose sumptuous images have been featured in the bulletin before. She recently sent me this announcent for her new book “Delicious by Design” release party – bet there’ll be some good appetizers at that one!

From the evite:

“I’m excited to announce the release of the cookbook, Delicious by Design, a favorite recent project of mine. I hope you will join us at the launch party to celebrate!

Written and designed by Rob Sugar, principal and creative director of AURAS Design, Delicious by Design is a collection of 50 recipes with many full-page photographs. As Rob describes it, ‘These are not fancy recipes. They don’t use exotic ingredients or difficult techniques, but they are loaded with flavors that are both unexpected and pleasurable—and they are fun to make and serve.'”

For more information please visit: http://aurascookbook.com/

To see Renee’s work please visit: http://www.cometphoto.com/ & visit her blog:http://cometphoto.com/blog

Monday, November 21st, 2011 – 6:30-9pm

ASMP NY Image 11 Winners – Opening Reception

@ Calumet

22 West 22nd Street, 2nd Floor

New York, NY


From the website: “Image11 was a nationwide photo contest run by the New York chapter of the American Society of Media Photographers.”

For more information please visit: http://www.asmp.org/image11/

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 – 5:30-8pm

Staying on Point-Getting Ready for 2012-New Year, New Ideas

Stop Looking in the Rearview Mirror and Just Drive the Car!

Moderated by Louisa J. Curtis

@ The Adorama Building

42 West 18th Street, 5th floor

Between 5th & 6th Avenues

New York, NY

You must pre-register for this event!


From the website:

“As the year 2011 draws to a close, this round table panel (minus the table) assembled (not the table) and moderated by Louisa Curtis of Chatterbox Enterprises, is destined to be revealing as well as informative.

How does a photographer continue to “stay keen” and what sort of a plan should they be making for 2012? What do they need to do to stay on point and remain relevant in these changing times? What skills should they be sharpening and which should stay in the toolkit?”

The panel is comprised of top photography professionals representing different areas of the industry who will be sharing their various insights and wisdom with us. The diverse group includes:

Panel:
Julie Grahame – Editor-in-Chief – aCurator
Andrea Verdone – Photo Editor – Women’s Health Magazine
Steve Whittier – Creative Director – Y&R
Jess Dudley – Producer – Wonderful Machine
Rachel Rein – Senior Art Buyer – Hill Holiday
Chris Buck and/or Chris Crisman – Photographer
Stephen Mallon – Photographer & Videographer
*Members of the panel may be subject to change due to last-minute availability

For more information and to register please visit: http://www.adorama.com/catalog.tpl?op=WS_Curtis-Panel-2011-11-29

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

ASMP NY Holiday Party & NY Cares Coat Drive

@ Chelsea Daylight Studios

236 West 26th Street, between 7th & 8th Avenues

New York, NY

Cost: Free for Members (Members are encouraged to bring a coat!); $20 for Non-Members (free if you bring a coat to donate!)

For more information about New York Cares please visit: http://www.newyorkcares.org/

More information coming soon at: http://www.asmpny.org/

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 – 7pm

ASPP NY Holiday Party

@ WIN-Initiative

77 Mercer Street

New York, NY

Cost: Free for Members; $35 for Non-Members

For more information please view the invitation here!

ChatterEvents Holiday 2010

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 – 10am-7pm

PDN | PhotoPlus Virtual Event

Cost: Free

From the evite:

“Introducing the biggest virtual photo event of the year! This cutting-edge online event will be jam-packed with educational Webinars. Attendees will have opportunities to chat with the industry’s hottest imaging professionals and manufacturers through this unique platform. This is a great forum to learn about new products / services in multimedia and photography, and to gain the marketing tools needed to succeed in today’s environment. Just like a live trade show, during this virtual event you’ll be able to visit exhibitor’s booths and network with other photographers. And best of all, it’s FREE and you don’t have to leave the comfort of your studio.”

For more information and to register, please visit: http://pdnphotography.6connex.com/portal/pdn/login?mcc=WPPI_blog

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 – 7:30pm

Patrick McMullen & DJ Spooky Present: Slideluck Launch Party, Auction & Fundraiser

@ Sandbox Studio

250 Hudson Street, 11th Floor

New York, NY

Cost: $125 per ticket

For more information and to purchase your ticket please visit: http://network.slideluckpotshow.com/forum/topics/nyc-fundraiser

Friday, December 10th, 2010 – 7-10pm

ASMP New York Holiday Party and New York Cares Coat Drive

@ Westbeth Community Center

57 Bethune Street

New York, NY

Cost: Free for ASMP members only (members are encouraged to bring a coat); $20 for non-members (or bring a coat to donate!)

For more information please visit: http://www.asmpny.org/#hol2010 andhttp://www.newyorkcares.org/volunteer/holiday_volunteering/coat_drive/

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 – 10am-12:30pm

Seminar: Allegra Wilde + Stella Kramer

@ Calumet

22 West 22nd Street, 2nd Floor

New York, NY

Cost: $175 (payable through Paypal using either email address below); limited to 20 participants

From the evite:

“Join us for a session of hands-on editing of your portfolio, recent project, print-on-demand book, or website gallery. You will get the tools necessary to gain an objective distance from your work, and receive a thoughtful critique from two top photography strategists. Attendees will also participate in collaborative peer reviews and will receive in-session editing guidance from Stella and Allegra on the body of work that you bring with you to the event.”

For more information and to RSVP please email: aw@allegrawilde.com or info@stellakramer.com

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 – 6:30-9:30pm

ASPP New York Chapter Holiday Party

@ 420 East 85th Street, #1

New York, NY

Cost: Free to ASPP Members; $30 Non-Members in advance, $60 at the door

Please RSVP by Monday, December 13th!

For more information please visit: http://asppny121410.eventbrite.com/?ref=eivte&invite=NTg0MjcxL2NoYXR0ZXJib3hAbnljLnJyLmNvbS8x%0A&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=invite