Sunday, May 29, 2011

Friday, May 27, 2011

Another Senior Show!

SENIOR SHOW GABRIEL STIRITZ



6-9 Friday, May 27th,
Location 31st and Drayton at the CSF (Christian Student Fellowship) building.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Seniors Andrew Kastner and Aaron Norberg Exhibition Opening

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OSHA Contest: Call for Submissions

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Gabriel Stiritz Senior Show



6-9 Friday, May 27th,
Location 31st and Drayton at the CSF (Christian Student Fellowship) building.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

MFA Alumnus, Patrick Millard - Online Artist's Talk in Real Time

 
Patrick Millard, Daybreak, 2009
 

Register for Patrick's talk online (June 26th, 3pm EST) here for FREE!

You will get a login name/password to check in online that day and listen
 

Thursday Exhibition Opening

AFTER HOURS

A SHOW OF ARTWORK BY CHLOE CRYAN, ESKA PALMER AND CATIE SOLDAN

OPENING NIGHT : MAY 26, 6-9PM AT DESOTOROW GALLERY

LIVE MUSIC!

Call for Submissions: Art Takes London

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Monday, May 23, 2011

Fall Quarter

New Section of 313 Studio Lighting Technique TR 11

EXCITING FALL ELECTIVES
Learn how to make a living as a photographer.



PHOT 440 Corporate Photography
Students develop a portfolio that demonstrates a mastery of the specialized techniques and aesthetics associated with corporate photography. Prerequisite(s): PHOT 319.
TR 5pm Catherine Cardarelli
More on Corporate Photography Click Here


PHOT 409 Art Direction of Advertising
Experiencing and building on a working relationship with student art directors, very similar to what they will experience in the professional world, photography students will work to an original layout, meet with the art director for pre-production discussions, and participate in the successful resolution of the concept and design of advertising images. Prerequisite PHOT 313
TR 2pm Catherine Cardarelli

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Friday, May 20, 2011

Tonight's MFA Thesis Exhibition Hop!

For your hopping convenience:
Josiah Paris & Mary Quin at Oglethorpe Gallery, 406 E. Oglethorpe Ave.
Daniel George at Kim Iocovazzi Gallery, 1 West Jones St.
Jon Brown at Mr. Beast Gallery, 1522 Bull St.
All 6-9 pm.

Sherry Saunders MFA Thesis Exhibition

Against Interpretation MFA Thesis Show

Friday, June 3, 5:00pm - 8:00pm       
Oglethorpe Gallery
406 East Oglethorpe Ave
Savannah, GA

John and Sherry are exhibiting their thesis projects. As an MFA student in sound design, John’s research is examining the history of new instrument development. John has created an instrument that will create new sounds that are free from the associations that their source harbors in order to challenge the listener and allow for more freedom in music composition.

Sherry is receiving her MFA in graphic design, and she is exploring ambiguity and indeterminacy in graphic design. Her work includes photographs, video and an interactive installation that portrays a continuum of ambiguity.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Summer Camp Photography Instructor Wanted

Camp Canadensis http://www.canadensis.com/ is located in Northern PA. Room and board are free, and salary paid. Please link to the website for contact information.

Young Photographers Alliance Mentor Program

Hello from YPA,


We wanted to notify you that we have extended our deadline for accepting applications for our mentoring program until this Saturday May 21 st .

We are still shy mentees in a few locations mainly the following –


Altanta

Boston

Chicago

Denver

Houston

San Diego

Toront0


If you know of any young or emerging photographers who you think would benefit from this unique program we encourage you to reach out to them or send their contact information to us and we can reach out directly to them. Any and all suggestions are most welcome. We need at least 2-4 in each team location.


As a reminder, membership to YPA is a requirement to apply to the program. The membership titled “YPA 21” has a membership fee of $21. This fee includes access to programs such as the mentoring as well as to portfolio reviews, access to crucial industry standards information, to educational forums and focus groups, discounts to leading suppliers and organizations as well as advice and articles from pros in the industry and access to a member’s chat room. The membership is still evolving and will be officially launch next month. Details of the membership and its benefits can be found on our site.


This program will receive a lot of press regionally, nationally and even globally especially given we have teams in the UK, Thailand and Beijing. The benefits and experience these young photographers will receive will only add to their development as a young professional.


You have our sincerest appreciation for your time and efforts.


With kindest regards,


Deborah Free


Young Photographers Alliance (YPA)


9965 Leroy Pavilion Road


Pavilion , NY 14525


585-768-7880-p


585-768-2941-f


deborah@youngphotographersalliance.org


www.youngphotographersalliance.org

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Gift of Gift of Call for Entries

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Mary Quin MFA Thesis Exhibition

There is a space between what we feel and what we see that can easily go unnoticed.  Liminal in nature, it is that threshold of sense experience just between feeling something and feeling nothing at all.  Often our true inner sense of family relationships is a word or breath away, elusively floating somewhere in the ether of our experience—slightly beyond articulation of our feelings and often detached from what we expect to experience.   By apposing family members, juxtaposing relationships, both real and imagined, and incorporating reflective surfaces, I seek to explore the psychological complexities of visually portraying non-physical space.  In this space, I believe, can be found the constant divide between the way two family members see a situation or each other.  With my imagery, I strive to recognize and acknowledge the infinite substance that fills the empty space within one or between two family members.


Support Skateistan!

Photography BFA student Morgan Dewey has been accepted to the Skateistan project as a volunteer who will teach skateboarding and art! She needs to raise funds to cover travel costs.
Please consider donating via Paypal on her BLOG. In addition, she will be hosting a print sale at Alexander Hall THIS SATURDAY starting at 2 pm. Etchings, photographs and on-the-spot custom screen printing (bring a shirt!) will be available for purchase.

Christopher Hench Fashion Shoot for Papercut Magazine

Link HERE for more images.

Daniel George MFA Thesis Exhibition

More FASHION

Attend a fashion panel

2:30-3:30 p.m., Friday, May 20, Student Center
Andrew Bevan from Teen Vogue, Mickey Boardman from Paper Magazine and Lauren Sherman from Fashionista will host a fashion panel on Friday, May 20, from 2:30-3:30 p.m. at the Student Center. Michael Fink will moderate. They will discuss finding inspiration in the unlikeliest of places. Free and open to the public. For more information contact Andy Shearer at 912.525.4881.

EVERYTHING FASHION

Participate in a conversation with André Leon Talley, Manolo Blahnik and Eric Wilson of The New York Times

2:30 p.m., Saturday, May 21, Lucas Theatre

André Leon Talley, Vogue contributing editor and member of SCAD’s Board of Trustees, footwear design legend Manolo Blahnik and The New York Times fashion writer Eric Wilson discuss everything from fashion inspiration to advice for aspiring designers. Free and open to the public. For more information, call Andy Shearer at 912.525.4881.

FRESH

KLOMPCHING GALLERY'S First Annual Open Photography Exhibit

FRESH

Curated by W.M. Hunt and Darren Ching

The objective of FRESH, is to showcase— in exhibit and online—new talents in contemporary photography that is fresh in approach and vision. The curators are looking for photographs that fully employ the medium of photography within the context of contemporary photographic practice. There is no theme, but submissions with a consistent vision, originality and a strong viewpoint are essential. Three to five photographers will be selected for the FRESH EXHIBIT at Klompching Gallery in New York, July 20–August 13, 2011.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Internship, College Magazine

CollegeMagazine.com is seeking undergraduate student photographers for Summer 2011. We're an online and print guide focused on academic, career and social life advice written by students for students and our goal is to promote aspiring student journalists and photographers.

STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER
Collegemagazine.com is seeking undergraduate staff photographers. Our student photographers provide our readers with an inside glimpse to campus life. Staff photographers determine the creative direction for their photo assignments and submit photos for each article in his/her editorial section. In addition, the staff photographer works on 2-3 photo assignments for the print magazine. Candidates must currently be pursuing a degree in Photography, Art, or Journalism or have previous experience taking photos for a college-level publication. Applicants should be creative, open to new ideas and enthusiastic about working with subjects covered in the magazine.
How to Apply: Email us your resume and photo sample to editorial@collegemagazine.com.
Deadline: May 31, 2011
Please include the section that interests you most: Success, Social Life, Sex, Entertainment or Sports.

Call for Entry

Photography Book Now

International Juried Competition presented by Blurb.
How it works: All entries are reviewed by our panel of expert judges, who select a Grand Prize winner, the top winners in each category, first- and second-runners up in each category, and honorable mentions.

And once the judges have made the first cut, you – the people – get to vote for your own favorites to win the PBN People’s Choice Award.

$25,000 Grand Prize

Lead Judge: Darius Himes
Assistant Director, Fraenkel Gallery
Co-Founder, Radius Books
Darius Himes is Assistant Director of Fraenkel Gallery, based in San Francisco. He is a co-founder of Radius Books, a non-profit publisher of books on photography and the visual arts, where he serves on the Board and continues to consult on project acquisitions. He was founding editor of photo-eye Booklist, a quarterly magazine devoted to photography books, which ran from 2002–2007. A lecturer, educator, and writer, he has contributed to Aperture, Blind Spot, Bookforum, BOMB, PDN, and American Photo. In 2008, he was named by PDN as one of the 15 most influential people in photo book publishing. His most recent book, Publish Your Photography Book, co-authored with Mary Virginia Swanson, was released by Princeton Architectural Press in the Spring of 2011.

Photography in Lacoste Fall 2011

Lightning Storm, Lacoste, France Tom Fischer

There is a wonderful opportunity for photography majors to study in Lacoste this fall, 2011. Tom Fischer will be the photography faculty in residence.
Courses offered:

• PHOT 317 Travel Photography: The Foreign and the Familiar
• PHOT 736 The Photographic Travelogue
• PHOT 324 Documentary Photography
• PHOT 706 Documentary I
• PHOT 319 Photography Project Seminar II
• PHOT 475 Photography Senior Project
• PHOT 719, 722, 749, 753, 764, 775 Photo Arts I-V and MA Final Project.

Please contact Dena Claughton at 525-5808 or (dclaught@scad.edu) to learn more.

Another Great Elective Fall Quarter

Another great elective available fall quarter. This course is only offered once a year. The prerequisite, (alternative processes), can be waived. Click on the poster to download.

Great Elective

It is a really important course as all avenues of the field now expect you to know how to shoot and edit video. Click on Poster to download.


The Video course is being offered Fall, TR 11.

Internship

Wired Magazine START intern
This position is best suited to a college graduate with entry-level reporting and writing experience in the field of journalism. Responsibilities include pitching ideas to Start section editors and assisting them with research and special projects. The reporting intern is especially involved in idea generation for recurring Start items such as Q&A, Alpha Geek, Best lists, datastreams, and so on. There are administrative duties as well, such as mailing, updating databases, and preparing for section meetings. Experience with Garage Band/ProTools, video editing, and podcasting strongly preferred.

The pay: $12 per hour. The hours: 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday.

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, and links to three clips within the body of an email message to internships@wiredmag.com. DO NOT SEND EMAIL ATTACHMENTS – WE WON’T READ THEM IF YOU DO. Please put your name and which internship you’re applying for in the subject line of the email. You may only apply for one position; however, you will be considered for others as we deem appropriate.

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE WEDNESDAY, MAY 25. ABSOLUTELY NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

* * * Failure to follow the above instructions may disqualify you as an applicant. * * *

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Teaching Position for MFAs

Link for information:
https://edmc.hua.hrsmart.com/ats/js_job_details.php?reqid=2995

Josiah Paris MFA Thesis Exhibition

For the past two years I have been photographing after the sun has set, looking at unnatural light and areas which would be dark without mankind’s intervention. I work to show how tungsten and fluorescent light has transformed the space, and how compared to the day, it creates a very different scene. The photographs which compile the project “Enlightened” are not meant to be menacing but work to show the cracks I have found in mankind’s endless efforts to fill in every shadow.  There are obvious limitations to man made lights, and my photographs show where their light ends; the edge of darkness.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Jon Brown MFA Thesis Exhibition

A thesis exhibition of imagery and sculpture by SCAD MFA student, Jon Brown, will be on display at the Mr. Beast Gallery from May 19–25. The opening reception will be on Friday, May 20th from 6–9 pm. Public welcome.


Brown will be exhibiting work from his Ruminate series. According to the artist,

Ruminate is a visual exploration of finding balance between opposing forces. The imagery originates from photographs of pigment suspended in water. These free-flowing organic forms are captured and manipulated digitally, laser cut into acrylic, inked and run through a press. This process yields itself to the unexpected. Complimenting these inked pieces are wooden boxes carefully constructed using precise measurement, engineering, and rigid lines to achieve an anticipated effect.
           
This relationship between the unexpected and the expected, the natural and cultural, and the organic and rigid, influences my work. The works that comprise Rumination are a tangible signifier of how I balance these forces as an artist and in life more generally.
           
It is upon this precept that through the adequate balance of the unexpected and expected, harmony can reside in life and art.

The Mr. Beast Gallery is located at 1522 Bull Street in Savannah, GA. Gallery hours are Monday–Friday from 2–6 pm.

For more information, feel free to contact the artist at 801-368-4554 or jbrown40@student.scad.edu.

Tonight!

Photography Book Now/Blurb Contest

$25,000 Prize!

http://photographybooknow.blurb.com/

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

White House Internship Program

The White House Internship Program’s Spring 2012 application has been posted. The application deadline is Sunday, September 11.  For more information and to apply, please visit www.WhiteHouse.gov/internship.


White House Photo Office: Programming in the White House Photo Office is geared toward candidates who are looking to build leadership skills in photography and photo journalism. This office is responsible for photographically documenting and capturing the history of the Presidency. Specific intern responsibilities include photographing open press events, editing photos, maintaining the photo database, and assisting with various logistical and administrative tasks.

Monday, May 9, 2011

Skott Chandler MFA Thesis Exhibition

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Alfredo Jarr Lecture: May 17, 6:30, Arnold Hall

Exciting Electives For Fall

Below there are some new electives and some electives that are not offered very often that will be taught Fall 2011. If you have questions about a particular course please email the faculty of record.

PHOT 440 Corporate Photography
Students develop a portfolio that demonstrates a mastery of the specialized techniques and aesthetics associated with corporate photography. Prerequisite(s): PHOT 319.
TR 5pm Catherine Cardarelli

PHOT 445 Conceptual Photography Studio
A studio course directed to the successful analysis of methods for developing conceptual skills. There is a thorough and deep understanding of creative thinking versus critical thinking, and an investigation of the role of creative thinking in conceptualization, ?brainstorming', and non-linear image making. Prerequisite(s): PHOT 313.
TR 11 Catherine Cardarelli

PHOT 409 Art Direction of Advertising
Experiencing and building on a working relationship with student art directors, very similar to what they will experience in the professional world, photography students will work to an original layout, meet with the art director for pre-production discussions, and participate in the successful resolution of the concept and design of advertising images. Prerequisite PHOT 313
TR 2pm Catherine Cardarelli


PHOT 346 Mixed-media Photography
This course provides students with an overview of a broad variety of visual forms, media, operative concepts and theories that pertain to both historical and contemporary photographic practices. Students explore the impact of many of these issues through individual practices, lectures, assigned readings, class discussions and critiques. The primary practical work consists of a series of studio projects, in addition to an assigned journal/ sketchbook that is maintained throughout the quarter. Prerequisite(s): PHOT 320.
MW 11 Lynn Wright

PHOT 326 Advanced Black-and-white Printmaking

This course examines the issues and materials involved in the evolution of a personal style of expressive black-and-white printmaking. Areas of investigation include paper characteristics, developer choice and fabrication, print size, multifilter printing and chemical after-treatment. Prerequisite(s): PHOT 115
MW 2 Jaclyn Cori Norman

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Friday, May 6, 2011

History of Cameras and Photography

SCAD MFA Alumnus, Patrick Millard - Upcoming Artist Talks and VASA Workshop

UPCOMING GALLERY TALKS

Formatting Gaia +
Technological Symbiosis

Millard talk

Online Gallery Talk by
Pattrick Millard

June 26, 2012
3 PM EST (New York time)
Noon PST
9 PM CET
(Amsterdam)


In his lecture, Formatting Gaia + Technological Symbiosis, Patrick will target in on the inspirations that led to his photographic portfolio Formatting Gaia. Along with a sharing of the artwork, Patrick will highlight integrated and emerging technologies that point to a future singularity.

Patrick Millard's work continually visits upon scientific and technological themes that he sees as paramount to an understanding of the future conditions of vision, environment and the human experience. Topics such as technological embodiment, virtual and augmented realities, ecotechnology, biotechnologies, or nanotechnology are some of the reappearing issues that appear in his artwork.

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On May 14-15 2011, Humanity+ International is partnering with Parsons The New School for Design in New York City to produce Transhumanism Meets Design, a conference exploring emerging technology, transdisciplinary design, culture and media theory, and biotech.

CONFERENCE PROGRAM – Day 1
SaturdayMay 14, 2011
5:30 – 5:45  Patrick Millard –”Biosphere 2 + Future Symbiosis”

Patrick Millard is an artist, curator, and educator that works with ideas in an overlapping artistic and scientific arena.  His work speaks directly to a changing environment and a need for symbiotic relationship between ecology and technology.  Working in photography, sound, and new media, Millard has developed several portfolios dealing with embodiment, cryonics, virtual and augmented reality, ecotechnics, nanotechnology, and robotics. Millard received his MFA in photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design and currently holds the position of Assistant Professor of Photography at Point Park University in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Also, here is an online workshop I am doing with VASA:


Workshop Details

Navigating the Post-Photographic Era

Instructor:

Workshop starts:Duration:Seats left:Cost:Registration closes:
Jul. 10th, 2011 5 weeks 10 $ 200 Jul. 3rd, 2011
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Navigating the Post-Photographic Era

Instructor: Patrick Millard, www.patrickmillard.com
July 10-Aug 14, 2011
This seminar is taught from Pittsburgh, PA
Language: English
Workshop meets online Sunday Afternoons at 3pm EST (noon PST, 3pm EST, 9 pm CET).

The world of photography in the digital world of 21st century innovation is in a state of continual flux.  Emerging technologies that allow photographic imagery without the use of a traditional camera, lens, or subject matter are beginning to have a presence in our mainstream culture.

In this seminar we'll explore new technologies that are being unveiled through in seminar discussions,, dialogs, and practice.  The history of digital imaging in the post-photographic world will be outlined before embarking upon the use of web cams, cell phones, and virtual worlds for our hands-on image making assignments.

*Students should have access to a computer and photo editing software (preferably, but not necessarily, Adobe Photoshop), Second Life, Mozilla Firefox and Skype.

** This seminar begins with an introduction meeting on Sunday, July 10, 2011 at noon PM EST (3 pm EST, 9 pm CET), Online seminar meetings are 90 min. in length with interaction during the week.  Information for accessing the workshop will be sent to completed registrations.  For more information on this workshop contact vasa@vasa-project.com

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Andrew Smith Gallery Call for Entries

Here's an opportunity in Texas  It is going to be juried by D. Clarke Evans, the President and Director of Texas Photographic Society.   Entries are due on May 16.  For all the details see: https://asmithgallery.com/America_Call_for_Entry.php

MFA Thesis Exhibition: Greer Muldowney

 

Opening reception May 19th, 6 - 7:30 pm
La Galerie Bleue, 3515 Montgomery St.


Monday, May 2, 2011

MFA Candidate, Daniel George, Featured in Fraction Magazine.


To check out more of Daniel's work, click HERE.

Art Basel Guesthouse Residency Call for Applications

Guesthouse Basel announces a call for applications to fill 10 vacant residencies during Art Basel fair. Guesthouse Basel is a collaboration between e-flux and Städelschule, Frankfurt; in a form of a free, self-organized residency for young artists, curators, writers and gallerists. The residence will be located in close proximity to the Art Basel fair grounds and will run from June 15 through June 19, 2011.
Guest residents will be provided with basic accommodations (hammocks), shared bathrooms, common work room and breakfast. Residents will be expected to help run the guesthouse. The reception area of the guesthouse will be the site for public programming developed by the residents.
To apply, please send a short bio + 500 word statement of intent to guesthouse@e-flux.com. Please do not send images.
Application deadline: May10th.
Finalists will be notified by May 20th.

e-flux
41 Essex Street
New York 10002
e-flux.com

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