What does it take to stage a great photo festival? An interview with MaryAnn Camilleri of Flash Forward Festival Boston.

Staging a photo festival is a lot harder than people realize. You have to design a series of exhibitions that are individually compelling yet somehow all relate to the concept of the festival. Make sure the seminars are well conceived, so that people leave feeling that they actually learned something (this is not always a […]

American Illustration/American Photography party

As in years past, the Angel Orensanz Foundation, which is housed in a gorgeous 19th-century synagogue on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, hosted the American Illustration/American Photography bash. (This year’s photo annual features work by three Stockland Martel photographers: Lauren Greenfield, Nadav Kander, and Art Streiber.) The event, which took place on a mild […]

More SMart Book 2010 party pics!

. At his Facebook page, Kwaku Alston has posted a bunch of photos he took at the SMart Book 2010 party/exhibition last Thursday, including these: . . . . . These next photos, meanwhile, are from the SMart party pics posted at the Society of Visual Creatives: . . . . Thank you to everyone […]