Pikto - Photography: Bringing Together a Body of Work



The first day of the workshop will begin with a lecture with Donald Weber. He will speak about documentary photography in its entirety. Don will also show examples of his work, discuss his career, influences and methodology.

The second day will focus upon your own work. Don will help review and edit your images, providing vital feedback. Please bring a portfolio, preferably a series you are currently working on or have finished. Through editing and sequencing, you will learn how to read images in a new way. One photograph from each participant will be selected for a group show,.

Donald Weber is an award-winning Canadian photographer residing between Moscow and Kiev. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, Lange-Taylor Documentary Prize and a World Press Award. He has completed assignments for such international publications as The New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, Conde Nast Portfolio, Rolling Stone and Time Magazine. Weber is represented by the VII Network.

This is a two day workshop on Saturday May 28 and Sunday May 29, 2011. To register call 416 203 3443 or visit www.pikto.ca/workshop

This workshop includes a group exhibition at The Pikto Gallery from November 1 - November 16, 2011. One 16 x 24 inch print on Canon Satin Photography Paper will be provided for the exhibition.

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