Events and Public Programs
The Australian Centre for Photography (ACP) presents a range of Events and Public Programs which take place alongside the exhibitions. The programs aim to engage visitors with the artworks, artists and concepts in the exhibitions and to provide a greater understanding of photography. Programs include talks by artists, curators and industry professionals, masterclasses, guided tours and other special events.
ACP also provides an extensive range of photography courses.
1–3pm Saturday 13 March 2010
Amy Stein discusses the creation of the Domesticated series of work and her new project Stranded, which will be shown as part of Fotofreo in March.
IMAGE © Amy Stein Watering Hole 2005
10am–4pm Saturday 8 May 2010
8 - 9 May, National Art School, Darlinghurst
A two day seminar for professionals and non- professionals alike. Learn the secrets to creating great work and getting it published from some of Australia’s foremost practitioners.
More Information: www.headon.com.au
IMAGE © Chris Gleisner Head On Opening 2009
10am–4pm Saturday 19 June 2010
From the broadly popular to the obscure and bizarre; from self published books to bestsellers, ACP’s Winter Book Fair is for photographers, artists, publishers and collectors who are passionate about books.
More Information: www.acp.org.au/submissions/winter-book-fair
IMAGE © Lucy Parakhina
Emerging Fashion Festival
10am–4pm Saturday 28 August 2010
ACP is transformed into a festival for tomorrow’s image makers, across fashion, art and music. Find innovative, unique and original work from the city’s best emerging talent. Presented by Dialogue PR in conjunction with Paddington Alive 2010.
More Information: www.rsff.com.au
IMAGE © Shannon Crees 2009
1–3pm Saturday 16 October 2010
Experience the stories behind the images, as a selection of Australia’s most talented press photographers discuss the biggest moments in the year’s news.
IMAGE © Tamara Voninski Coming of Age in Samoa