HOMER PHOTO FEST 2011
Schedule subject to change without notice. Please check back often.
All workshops, round table discussions & portfolio reviews are conducted at Alaska Ridgetop Inn. Alaska Ridgetop Inn is approximately 6 miles from downtown Homer surrounded by lawns and gardens with views of Kachemak Bay and Cook Inlet. A spacious, quiet, picturesque setting for the Homer Photo Fest.
Evening public lectures are held at the Kachemak Bay Campus-Kenai Peninsula College/UAA.
Tuesday, May 31st
9am to 3pm: Participants portfolio presentations (Lunch served noon to 1pm). Alaska Ridgetop Inn, (907) 235-5680. The participant portfolio presentations are new to the HPF. This need not be a formal portfolio presentation and can be in the form of prints (loose or matted), or by digital projection (please make files 72 dpi at 1024 px on the longest side saved as jpgs). The participant portfolio presentations are intended as an in depth introduction of each of the HPF participants to the group. Each participant will be given the opportunity to show and talk about their work. Registered participants only.
3:30pm: Drop off of prints for the June 3rd group exhibition, "re:Vision."
Can submit up to two images. (Depending on space only one image may be exhibited).
All submissions must be framed and ready to hang with hanging wire.
All submissions must include a Title, Process, Name and Price
All submissions must arrive in Homer and be delivered to HPF organizers or the Homer Council on the Arts no later then 5pm, Friday May 31st.
5:30pm: Lecture by Andrea Modica, "Andrea Modica: Portraits."
Wednesday, June 1st
9am to 3pm: Workshop by Andrea Modica, "The Intuitive Portrait." Alaska Ridgetop Inn, (907) 235-5680. (Lunch served noon to 1pm) Registered participants only.
5:30pm: Lecture by Sam Abell, "The Life of a Photograph."
Thursday, June 2nd
9am to 3pm: Workshop by Sam Abell, "The Next Step," Alaska Ridgetop Inn, (907) 235-5680. (Lunch served noon to 1pm) Registered participants only.
5:30pm: Lecture by Stephen Perloff, "Documentary Photography in the Age of Reality TV." Homer City Hall, 491 East Pioneer Avenue.
7pm: Portfolio Walk, Homer Photo Fest Participants show their portfolios to the public. Come see what all the fuss is about. See some remarkable photography from some of the states best photographers. Homer City Hall, 491 East Pioneer Avenue. Free and open to the public.
Friday, June 3rd
9am to 3pm: Workshop by Stephen Perloff, "A Day in the Life of Homer," Alaska Ridgetop Inn, (907) 235-5680. (Lunch served noon to 1pm) Registered participants only.
5pm: re:Visions, opening reception, Homer Photo Fest Group Exhibition
Saturday, June 4th
9am to 4pm: One-on-one portfolio reviews (Lunch served noon to 1pm).
4:30pm: Homer Photo Fest Closing Gathering. Registered participants only.
5:30pm: Seafood Banquet and silent auction. Advanced tickets required: $35.00 registered HPF participants, $45 general public.