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Calendar of Upcoming Events
- Thu, Dec 07Austin Community CollegeDec 07, 2023, 7:00 PM CSTAustin Community College, Building 2000, 6101 Highland Campus Dr, Austin, TX 78752, USAPhotobook Austin aims to bring people together in Texas for public conversations and periodic meet-ups to discuss and celebrate recently published photobooks.
- Sep 25, 2023, 9:00 AM EDT – Sep 29, 2023, 5:00 PM EDTRockport, 70 Camden St, Rockport, ME 04856, USAJoin Mary Virginia Swanson and Susan kae Grant in this dynamic workshop, where photographers will explore publishing options and gain insights on book design, editing, marketing, and distribution.
- Sep 16, 2023, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM MSTTucson, 3550 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85716, USAMary Virginia Swanson will share insights on publishing photobooks today, answer audience questions, and sign copies of her recently released Third Edition of "Publish Your Photography Book", while Kate Breakey will lead an informal gallery walk of her work on view at Photographic Works.
- Jul 31, 2023, 9:00 AM MDT – Aug 04, 2023, 5:00 PM MDTSanta Fe Workshops, 50 Mt Carmel Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505, USAAn in-person workshop with Mary Virginia Swanson. Understand the process of bringing your long-term photography project to print publication and leave with a clear path that is right for you and your work.
- Multiple Dates
- Mar 22, 2023, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDTOnline Information SessionJoin Mary Virginia Swanson & Darius D. Himes for an introductory presentation and Q&A on the upcoming Educational Series "Publish Your Photography Book" with La Luz Workshops Wednesday, March 22 at 8pm EDT / 5pm PDT To register, click the LEARN MORE button.
- Jan 25, 2023, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PMOnline SeminarThis 3-hour seminar, moderated by Mary Virginia Swanson with special guest presenters: Frances Jakubek, Gordon Stettinius, Lou Peralta and Elizabeth Stone, will cover the professional perspective of reviewers as well as the perspective of artists, as they prepare for their own portfolio reviews.
- Multiple Dates
- Sep 24, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PDTWebinarThe print-on-demand revolution as well as an increasing number of small presses interested in photography titles has opened up new publishing possibilities for artists. In this informative and richly illustrated presentation, Mary Virginia Swanson will demystify the process of making a photobook.
- Mar 03, 2022, 4:00 PM – 6:30 PMOnline EventThis 2.5 hour seminar will offer insights into maximizing your review experience by providing advice on researching the industry professionals you will be meeting with, preparing your physical materials to present, adding structure to your twenty-minute meetings and preparing a “leave-behind".
- Jan 08, 2022, 11:00 AM – Apr 02, 2022, 2:00 PMOnline Educational SeriesA comprehensive 12-week online educational series for photographers to gain a working knowledge of topics of critical importance to their creative practices. Participants will meet Saturdays and will be guided through essential research and business practices to succeed in our post-pandemic world.
- Nov 01, 2021, 10:00 AM – Nov 06, 2021, 6:00 PMLa Luz Workshops, New York, NY, USAAs artists, we derive great joy from bringing a personal project to completion. Sharing the work completes the creative cycle. Participants will gain insights from MVS + industry experts on advancing their project. Nov. 1-6, 2021. (Image © Daniela G. Maldonado)
- Aug 08, 2021, 4:00 PM CDT – Aug 12, 2021, 1:00 PM CDTWild Rice Retreat, 84860 Old San Rd, Bayfield, WI 54814, USAThis retreat will lead participants through the essential steps of thorough research and wise decision-making to create photographic work that is authentic in both its creation and presentation with the strongest possibility of sponsorship, exhibition and publication.
- May 16, 2021, 10:00 AM – May 22, 2021, 5:00 PMHomewood Suites by Hilton Tucson/St. Phi, 4250 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85718, USAThis Arizona Workshop organized by MVS is scheduled for May 16 - 22, 2021 at the Homewood Suites St. Philips / University in Tucson. Complete details TBA (take our early 2021), join the Mailing list to receive complete details as they become available.
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