Posts Tagged ‘Look3’

Look3: Carrie Mae Weems on Race, Sexuality, History and Finding Meaningful Work

Posted by on Friday June 14, 2013 | Events, Fine Art

Visual artist Carrie Mae Weems, who appeared on the main stage of the Look3 Festival of the Photograph last night for a conversation about her work with photo historian and curator Deborah Willis, is finally getting the recognition that she deserves. Weems recently received the Gordon Parks Foundation Award, and her rich, wide-ranging oeuvre from... More

Look 3 Report: Alex Webb on His Creative Process, Kodachrome, and Magnum

Posted by on Sunday June 10, 2012 | Events, Photojournalism

Magnum photographer Alex Webb’s conversation with author and photography critic Geoff Dyer at the Look 3 photo festival provided a sweeping retrospective of Webb’s career, from his earliest black and white work through his development as a revered master of color photography on projects from Haiti to the US/Mexico Border, Florida, Cuba, and beyond. Throughout... More

Look 3 Report: Donna Ferrato on Philip Jones Griffiths, Don McCullin, and Complicated Relationships

Posted by on Saturday June 9, 2012 | Events, Photojournalism

Donna Ferrato brought a quick wit and joie de vivre to an onstage interview with NPR personality Alex Chadwick at the LOOK3 photo festival in Charlottesville on Friday afternoon. A unifying theme of their wide-ranging discussion was Ferrato’s belief in the life-affirming power of emotional intimacy and mutual respect that has informed her work and... More

Look3 Report: Stanley Greene on Luck, Film and Supporting Young Photographers

Posted by on Friday June 8, 2012 | Events, Photojournalism

With equal measures of grace, humor, wisdom, and humility, photojournalist Stanley Greene regaled a packed house with tales from his storied career at the LOOK3 festival in Charlottesville last night. Greene sat on stage at Charlottesville’s Paramount theater for a one-on-one interview with Jean-François Leroy, founder of the Visa pour L’Image photo festival in Perpignan,... More

LOOK3 Festival Announces Featured Artists and Speakers

Posted by on Thursday February 23, 2012 | Events, Fine Art

LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph announced today that Alex Webb, Donna Ferrato and Stanley Greene will be the featured “INsight” artists at this year’s festival, to be held June 7–9 in Charlottesville, VA. As featured artists the photographers will create solo exhibitions for the festival and speak about their work during the program of talks... More

BD Hope For a Healthy World Photo Competition

Posted by on Monday January 30, 2012 | Uncategorized

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LOOK3 2011: A Defining Moment for LaToya Ruby Frazier

Posted by on Wednesday June 15, 2011 | Events, Fine Art, Media

At this year’s LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph in Charlottesville, VA, artist LaToya Ruby Frazier made her intentions as an artist and activist clear in a powerful presentation of her work that combined diaristic snippets about her relationships with her grandmother and mother with stories about the community of Braddock, PA, where she was raised.... More

LOOK3 2011: Antonin Kratochvil Chats With Scott Thode

Posted by on Friday June 10, 2011 | Events, Photojournalism

Look3, a festival that invites a mix of emerging and professional photographers to take a subjective look at the current photographic landscape, kicked off last night with a slideshow of Antonin Kratochvil’s work, titled “In America.” This touching show of black-and-white imagery was followed by a casual conversation between Antonin Kratochvil and photo editor (and... More