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PR: Finding Vivian Maier – Special Events in Woodstock

Finding Vivian Maier

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Finding Vivian Maier

Announcing Film Screening, Lecture and Exhibition
Saturday, June 4, 2016

Collaboration between WAAM, Upstate Films and CPW

FILM SCREENING, 4pm 
WAAM presents a special screening of Finding Vivian Maier, a film by John Maloof and Charlie Siskel. Saturday, June 4 at 4pm at Upstate Films (132 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY 12498). $10/$7 WAAM members.

LECTURE
The film screening is followed by a conversation and Q&A with Howard Greenberg, founder of the Center for Photography at Woodstock and owner of Howard Greenberg Gallery, as well as a special appearance by John Maloof, who discovered Vivian Maier’s work and is the co-director of the film.

GALLERY RECEPTION, 7-8pm
Directly following the events at Upstate Films, CPW is hosting a reception for an exhibition featuring fourteen images by Vivian Maier at the Center for Photography at Woodstock (59 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY 12498).

 
Image: ©Vivian Maier/Maloof Collection, courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York.

This program is part of WAAM Dialogues, made possible with the support of the New York State Council on the Arts and the Milton & Sally Avery Foundation. 

 

PR: Woodstock Portfolio Reviews

CPW portfolio reviews

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Woodstock Portfolio Reviews

Announcing Portfolio Reviews at the Center for Photography at Woodstock
Saturday, May 21, 2016

Photographers – Come join us for a chance to meet with some of the most illustrious photography professionals in the field, who will provide feedback, advice and potential opportunities. Our reviewers include gallery and museum curators, editors and writers for print and online magazines.

DETAILS
Each session costs $50. Members will receive their first session free as a benefit of membership. For non-members, the cost of the first session will be applied to a one-year basic CPW membership, making them eligible to submit their portfolio to the Photography Now competition in 2017, discounts to CPW’s summer workshops and many other photography organizations via the Connections Program.

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PR: PHOTOGRAPHY NOW 2016

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PHOTOGRAPHY NOW 2016

Exhibition: April 30 – June 19, 2016
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 30, 5-7pm

The Center for Photography at Woodstock (CPW) is pleased to announce Photography Now 2016, juried by James Estrin, senior staff photographer for The New York Times, and a founder and co-editor of The New York Times’ Lens Blog.

This year’s installment of CPW’s annual Photography Now exhibition presents eleven artists from the United States, Colombia and Australia. A theme started to emerge as Juror James Estrin reviewed submissions. He recalls, “The images that I was most attracted to were all dealing with issues surrounding identity and representation. The photographers I chose for this exhibit are all grappling with questions about how race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, brain chemistry and our own memories shape how we see ourselves and how others see us.”

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