Photo by Ali Leroi – In Formation, 2017


The Los Angeles Center of Photography is honored to recognize and celebrate Black History. We invite you to join us during February and partake in the special events, webinars, and exhibition we have scheduled.
 

February/March 2022

Black History includes:
* Webinar, “Breaking Out of a Rut: Tips for Creating Breakthroughs in Your Photography“ with Ibarionex Perello (online)
* Webinar, “Location, Location, Location: The Making of Environmental Portraits” with Lauri Lyons (online)
* Webinar, “The Story in the Sequence” with Laurent B. Chevalier (online)
* History of Photography lecture on notable/influential black photographers with Shawn Theodore (online)
* An Evening With: Notable Contemporary Black Photographers. Guests: Alexis Hunley, Gregory Prescott, Quam Odunsi; moderated by Ali LeRoi and Shawn Theodore (online)
* Pop-Up exhibition for “Fresh As ____” in Los Angeles (location TBA) opening Thursday, March 24, 7-10 pm PST 2022. Featuring six black photographers: Gerald Cyrus, Kwaku Alston, Alexis Hunley, Jaimie Milner, Gregory Prescott and Quam Odunsi (in-person)

 

The Schedule

(all times PST)

Saturday, February 5

10:00 am – 11:30 am: Webinar, “Breaking Out of a Rut: Tips for Creating Breakthroughs in Your Photography“ with Ibarionex Perello (online)

Saturday, February 12

10:00 am – 11:30 am: Webinar, “Location, Location, Location: The Making of Environmental Portraits” with Lauri Lyons (online)

Wednesday, February 16

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm: The History of Photography: Notable and Influential Black Photographers with Shawn Theodore (online)

Saturday, February 19

10:00 am – 11:30 am: Webinar, “The Story in the Sequence” with Laurent B. Chevalier (online)

Wednesday, February 23

An Evening With: Presentations by three black contemporary photographers (online):
5:10 pm: Alexis Hunley
5:45 pm: Gregory Prescott
6:20 pm: Quam Odunsi

Thursday, March 24

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm: Opening reception for “Fresh As ____” exhibition featuring six black photographers. Sovern, 5757 West Adams Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90016 (in-person)
 

Tuition and Admission

* Ibarionex Perello’s webinar Breaking Out of a Rut: Tips for Creating Breakthroughs in Your Photography” – $45 Non-Members; $35 Members.
* Lauri Lyon’s webinar Location, Location, Location: The Making of Environmental Portraits” – $45 Non-Members; $35 Members.
* Laurent Chevalier’s webinar “The Story in the Sequence” – $45 Non-Members; $35 Members.
* “History of Photography” lecture with Shawn Theodore – $10 Non-Members: FREE Members.
* “An Evening With” presentation – $10 Non-Members: FREE Members.
* The March 24th, 2022 opening reception for the exhibition “Fresh As ___” is FREE for all.

 

Questions?

Please call 323-464-0909 or email info@lacphoto.org