The Next Step 1 with Aline Smithson (Six sessions – West side annex)
Photo by Aline Smithson

The Next Step 1 with Aline Smithson (Six sessions – West side annex)

  • September 11, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • September 18, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • September 25, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • October 2, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • October 16, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • October 23, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This class instructs the emerging photographer on how to present work to the fine art and documentary markets. It also provides an insight into the world of photography and helps photographers package themselves and their work in a professional manner.

Throughout the course new work will be encouraged and portfolios will be shaped and edited. Participants will learn how to build and write a resume, how to construct a bio, and how to title and write personal statements about their work. Students will enter photography competitions, submit to publications and prepare work for exhibition. Information about grants, portfolio reviews and exhibition proposals are also covered. The work of a new and established fine art photographers are studied so that participants will understand what makes a successful series. Furthermore, guest photographers will be invited to share their journeys.

Students in previous classes have gone on to win international photography awards, have exhibited work in solo and group shows, created websites and produced new bodies of work. This course is sometimes ollowed up with a sequential class in the Winter, The Next Step 2, a six-session class meeting once per month over six months.
 

NOTE: This course will meet at the dnj Gallery in Santa Monica. The dates below are subject to change depending on the gallery’s art installations and closures.

 

Six Sessions
Dates: Wednesdays, September 11 – October 23, 7-10 pm (no mtg. 10/9)
Enrollment Limit: 12 students
Skill/Experience Level: Prerequisite: Students MUST be either working on or have completed a body of work in the fine art genre. Prints may be called upon by instructor for review and acceptance into the class.
Tuition: $615

Instructor

Venue:  

Venue Phone: (310) 315-3551

Venue Website:

Address:
dnj Gallery, 3015 Ocean Park Boulevard, Santa Monica, California, 90405, United States

Description:

The dnj Gallery is the West Side Annex for the Los Angeles Center of Photography, located at 3015 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405. Learn about the dnj Gallery online at https://www.dnjgallery.net/.

Details Price Qty
The Next Step 1 with Aline Smithson (West Side Annex)show details + $615.00 (USD)  
Silver Member Rate - The Next Step 1 with Aline Smithson (West Side Annex)show details + $553.50 (USD)  
Gold/Platinum Member Rate - The Next Step 1 with Aline Smithson (West Side Annex)show details + $492.00 (USD)