Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Film Processing Lab

Current B.F.A. student Ben Kruger opened a 35mm film processing lab in NJ.
Check it out...


Friday, June 28, 2019

New Position

Photography Coordinator

JOB TITLE: Photography Coordinator
DEPARTMENT: Media Resources
REPORTS TO: Manager of Media Resources
SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Manager of Media Resources, the Media Resources Photography Coordinator is a liaison between Photo and Support Services, ensuring that the Photo Department’s needs are met. This position informs and advises the Manager of Media Resources. This position also provides oversight of the equipment room itself and provides supplemental support to Print Services as needed.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
•    Responsible for Media Resource Center reservations through Web Checkout system
•    Prepares reserved equipment and media resources for faculty, staff and students
•    Assesses equipment repairs, and assigns repairs to staff accordingly
•    Trains student workers and manages their daily workflow, including managing the work-study calendar, assists in hiring new work-study staff, and creates bi-weekly time-cards
•    Trend spots industry developments and provides recommendations on new equipment acquisitions
•    Assists in the development of policies and procedures pertaining to equipment and lending
•    Maintains photography equipment inventories, supplies, and functionality, including the repair, maintenance and installation of darkrooms and color processing equipment.
•    Assists in repair and maintenance for Digital Photography Labs and digital printing equipment
•    Assists Print Services with output when needed
•    Maintains expertise in equipment specific to production and post-production software for Photography
•    Maintains a working knowledge of Film, Audio and Computing software
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by the incumbent; they do not purport to describe all functions.  Incumbent may be assigned other duties, and the essential functions may change from time to time as necessary.
Education & Experience:
•    A bachelors in Photography, and three to five years of professional experience. Some teaching experience is preferred.
•    Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills.
•    Some experience in mentoring or teaching students.
•    Experience with Mac operating systems
•    Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
•    Expertise in digital printing
•    Thorough knowledge of software used in photo editing
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:
The University of the Arts—a leader in developing visual and performing artists and designers since 1876—is the only university in the United States that allows its students to collaborate across traditional lines. With more than 30 majors, 30 minors and 13 graduate programs in visual arts, performing arts, design and liberal studies, UArts develops alumni who are not only leaders in their disciplines, but also creative thinkers able to succeed in any path they choose. Our nearly 1,900 students study and create on our campus in the heart of Philadelphia’s Avenue of the Arts, the city’s cultural center, within walking distance of hundreds of galleries, museums, theaters and other performing arts venues.
TO APPLY: Interested, qualified applicants should submit letters of application and resumes to the Human Resources Department via email to jobs@uarts.edu. Please ensure job title is in the Subject line.
In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, The University of the Arts publishes its Annual Safety Report at the following link for your reference:
http://www.uarts.edu/about/campus-crime-fire-reports

 

Sunday, May 26, 2019

NYC-based Alumni and Friends: OPENING IN LIC

Curated by SCAD Alumna, Kat Ryals and Juried by SCAD Alumna, Tiffany Smith.

 

PARADICE PALASE is excited to announce their second annual summer open call show, opening June 7th off-site in Long Island City. Twist in Twine will be presented at a ChaShaMa space at 37-18 Northern Blvd, and will feature 34 emerging artists working across a range of media. While the large majority of artists are based in NYC, this year's open call also features artists from Virginia, Texas, and Tennessee.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Celebrate Alumni at Thursday Event

AINT– BAD:
COLLABORATIONS
Julie Renee Jones, After a Storm, 2012, 24" x 30", Archival pigment print

PLEASE JOIN US FOR A RECEPTION

THURSDAY MAY 23rd
6:30 - 8:30 PM


Exhibition runs May 22 - August 10

Members of Aint–Bad will be in attendance and various publications will be available for reading and for sale during the evening. Refreshments will be served and BowTie Barbecue Co will be offered for purchase on the lawn.



Laney Contemporary is pleased to announce Aint–Bad: Collaborations, an exhibition co-curated with Aint–Bad, an Independent Publisher of New Photographic ArtAint–Bad is a Savannah-based, but internationally situated, publisher and online platform, with magazines and monographs published annually, including photographers from all over the world and with an infinite spectrum of content.

Aint–Bad Collaborations focuses on a selection of artists whose work was part of the 2018-2019 publication of Aint–Bad Issue No.13. The exhibition includes the work of Chicago-based photographer, Clarissa Bonet, whose images explore urban manifestations of light as a metaphysical experience, the embroidered, intimate photographs by Los Angeles-based artist Diane Meyer, an ambitious photo-collage installation by Aimée Beaubien, and images of the mundane and the mythical by Atlanta-based photographer Maury Gortemiller. Artists also include Rana Young, Julie Renee Jones, Andrew Curtis Waits, Jon Feinstein, Shinya Masuda, and Ashley Miller. Collaborations celebrates the medium of photography as a collaborative spirit uniting artist and subject, subject and viewer, within a widespread community of people and images with the power to spark the unexpected.

Works in Aint–Bad Collaborations were chosen by Taylor Curry, Carson Sanders, Lisa Jaye Young, Allison Westerfield and Susan Laney.


Read more about the exhibition here.

*Parking is limited, please consider carpooling or using Uber / Lyft



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Savannah, GA  31405

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Sat 11 - 2
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Thursday, May 16, 2019

The National, Amtrak’s magazine, Student Photo Submission Request

The National, Amtrak’s magazine, is a bimonthly magazine appearing in front of 5 million passengers each month. The magazine is found in the seatbacks of all Amtrak trains.

PHOTOGRAPHY SUBMISSION GUIDELINES FOR THE NATIONAL’s August/September issue:
 
-looking for both horizontal and vertical photos
-mostly color photography
-photos for an all-ages audience
-photos that show off the natural beauty of locations that are in or near Amtrak destinations / along Amtrak routes. We are more interested in wild nature, rather than urban environments, but will still consider photos of urban environments. Also interested in portraits and details of train. The photos should inspire people to travel to the locations shown. These photo essays are meant to be uplifting, inspiring and offer a fantasy of travel.
-some photos on-train or from the train windows
-all photos need to have accompanying caption information (who, what, when, where)
-all photos need to be available in high resolution but for the submission should be sent via email in low res.
-emailed submissions should include the photographer’s name, age, which school they attend, the caption information, in addition to the low res photos. I might have follow up questions, so please indicate the best means of getting in contact (phone call, text, email) and provide phone # if that is better than email.
-in subject line of submission email, please include: THE NATIONAL/STUDENT PHOTO SUBMISSION FOR PORTFOLIO
-all submissions should be sent to me, Jessie Adler, at this email address: jessie.adler@ink-global.com by no later than June 14, 2019
 
You can view past Portfolio projects in the below links:
 
 



Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Professional Makeup Artist for Student Shoots

Charlotte Hunter specializes in beauty, special effects, and fashion makeup. She is looking for opportunities to work with students. Please contact her for pricing and availability:

charlotte@charlottehuntermakeup.com. 
https://www.charlottehuntermakeup.com/

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