DIVERSITY NOW! COMPETITION 2014

DIVERSITY NOW! COMPETITION 2014  -DEADLINE APRIL 21 2014

ARTS THREAD has partnered again with All Walks as the platform for the second edition of the competition Diversity Now!

ALL WALKS BEYOND THE CATWALK IS CALLING FOR DIVERSITY NOW! IN FRONT OF AND BEHIND THE LENS. SHOW US YOUR VISION FOR INDIVIDUALITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSIVITY.

Prize: Diversity NOW! winners work showcased online in i-D Magazine, on ARTS THREAD & on All Walks Beyond the Catwalk website. Age/location/experience: open to all students studying worldwide. 

Deadline: April 21 2014

PROJECT CATEGORIES: GARMENT DESIGN / FASHION FILM / ZINES / PHOTOGRAPHY & STYLING / JOURNALISM / ILLUSTRATION /

Download the program/course leader pack & full competition brief here.

See the work of last year’s finalists on the Diversity Now! posts on 
ARTS THREAD and on our Pinterest Diversity Now! board and see the 2013 winners on All Walks.

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DIVERSITY NOW!

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What Is a Photograph? Organized by ICP Curator Carol Squiers

Organized by ICP Curator Carol Squiers, What Is a Photograph? explores the intense creative experimentation in photography that has occurred since the 1970s. Conceptual art introduced photography into contemporary art making, using the medium in ways that challenged it artistically, intellectually, and technically and broadened the notion of what a photograph could be in art. A new generation of artists began an equally rigorous but more aesthetically adventurous analysis, which probed photography itself—from the role of light, color, composition, to materiality and the subject.What Is a Photograph? brings together these artists, who reinvented photography.

Matthew Brandt, Grays Lake, ID 7, 2013. © Matthew Brandt, courtesy Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.

Matthew Brandt, Grays Lake, ID 7, 2013. © Matthew Brandt, courtesy Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.

Matthew Brandt
Marco Breuer
Liz Deschenes
Adam Fuss
Owen Kydd
Floris Neusüss
Marlo Pascual

Sigmar Polke
Eileen Quinlan
Jon Rafman
Gerhard Richter
Mariah Robertson
Alison Rossiter
Lucas Samaras

Travess Smalley
David Benjamin Sherry
Kate Steciw
Artie Vierkant
James Welling
Christopher Williams
Letha Wilson

PHOTOPLUS EXPO

CONFERENCE: OCT. 23-26, 2013
EXPO: OCT. 24-26, 2013
JAVITS CONVENTION CENTER, NEW YORK CITY

ABOUT THE SHOW

The PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo is the largest photography and imaging show in North America, attended by over 24,000 professional photographers and enthusiasts. Explore over 250 exhibits, see thousands of new products, attend conference seminars, keynote presentations, special events & much more.

 

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Irving Penn On Assignment Sept 13, 2013 – Oct 26, 2013

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A survey of photographs, magazines and ephemera from the six-decade career of the iconic American photographer Irving Penn (b. 1917 – d. 2009). The exhibition will feature images Penn took while working “on assignment” for advertising campaigns like Clinique and publications like The New Yorker, Vogue, Look, and House and Garden, for which Penn made  some of the most compelling fashion images, portraits and still lifes of our time.  The exhibition is presented in conjunction with Pace/MacGill Gallery.

510 West 25th Street

New York NY 10001

Tel: 212.255.4044

Fax: 212.659.0096

Tues - Sat 10-6

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James Turrell at Gugenheim

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June 21–September 25, 2013

James Turrell’s first exhibition in a New York museum since 1980 focuses on the artist’s groundbreaking explorations of perception, light, color, and space, with a special focus on the role of site specificity in his practice. At its core is Aten Reign(2013), a major new project that recasts the Guggenheim rotunda as an enormous volume filled with shifting artificial and natural light. One of the most dramatic transformations of the museum ever conceived, the installation reimagines Frank Lloyd Wright’s iconic architecture—its openness to nature, graceful curves, and magnificent sense of space—as one of Turrell’s Skyspaces, referencing in particular his magnum opus the Roden Crater Project (1979– ). Reorienting visitors’ experiences of the rotunda from above to below, Aten Reigngives form to the air and light occupying the museum’s central void, proposing an entirely new experience of the building. Other works from throughout the artist’s career will be displayed in the museum’s Annex Level galleries, offering a complement and counterpoint to the new work in the rotunda. Organized in conjunction with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, James Turrell comprises one of three of major Turrell exhibitions spanning the United States during summer 2013. This exhibition is curated by Carmen Giménez, Stephen and Nan Swid Curator of Twentieth-Century Art, and Nat Trotman, Associate Curator, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.