From Conception to Creation - Saturday 17 October 10:00 - 14:00
At East Wing Gallery Presented in Collaboration with The Art Jameel Photography Prize
This 4-hour lecture-based seminar with photographer, George Awde takes an in-depth look at portrait photography. Through examples of both his own work and other celebrated photographers, George provides an overview of some basic theoretical ideas in portraiture: representation, visual narrative, composition, photographic methods, and materials. This short course also gives a brief rundown on contemporary portrait photography, discussing multiple artists working in this genre, focusing on particular methods they use to communicate their ideas.