OPEN CALLNarrating through images
A workshop devoted to photography and its use as an instrument of narration.
How does one put together an exhibition or publishing project with images? How does the historiographical account of photography take form? What strategies can be adopted to valorize it an institutional and private level? How do exhibitions and festivals affect its diffusion?
Five days that offer a transverse overview of the world of photography through direct contact with professionals and diverse experiences and realities: from public and private interlocutors to an investigation of the exhibition system and the international festivals, through to the narrative possibilities offered by photographic books and publishing.
Structured over five days, the course features and opening conference with the special participation of Amin Linke, around 20 seminars and case studies and a workshop with Francesco Jodice, in which the participants will be involved directly.
THE LECTURERS INCLUDE
Lorenza Bravetta, Giovanna Calvenzi, Chiara Capodici, Laura Gasparini, Margherita Guccione, Emilio D’Itri – Officine fotografiche, Giovanni Fiorentino – SISF, Francesco Jodice, Roberto Koch, Armin Linke, Mario Peliti, Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, Terraproject, Roberta Valtorta, Francesco Zanot.
The training course and the workshop will be held at the museum from Tuesday 24 to Saturday 28 October 2017, from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
WHO IS IT FOR?
The course is aimed at those new to the sector as well as established experts and professionals.
The course will be run with a minimum of 15 participants and a maximum of 30.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
The fee for each individual participant is €490.00 (travel and board and lodging costs are at participants’ expense).
Course fees for members of the SISF (Italian Society for Photographic Studies) are €470.00.
In order to apply for this MAXXI advanced course please complete the form: the deadline has been extended to 5 October. MAXXI will select the participants on the basis of their curricula by 6 October. Course fees are to be paid by 10 October.
MAXXI reserves the possibility of selecting a participant for a museum internship of three months.
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