Sat09Jan201610 - 11 a.m.Silver Street Studios 2000 Edwards Street, Building C, #2, 77007 (Map)
FotoFest 2016 Biennial OverviewProgram events
On Saturday, January 9, Visual Arts Alliance (VAA) presents a first look at FotoFest’s 2016 Biennial – CHANGING CIRCUSTANCES, Looking at the Future of the Planet. Vinod Hopson, FotoFest Press Coordinator, will offer an early overview of the exhibitions and programs. This free program will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. in unit 2 at Silver Street Studios, 2000 Edwards Street, 77007.
There will be a discussion of the Changing Circumstances theme, which focuses on the creative and scientific visions for the future of our planet and its’ inhabitants. The preview also presents an opportunity for guests to become acquainted with Silver Street Studios, which is FotoFest’s location in the Washington Avenue Cultural District. Participants will learn about the many components that make up the six-week Biennial including curated exhibitions, participating spaces, The Meeting Place (aka “The Olympics of Photography”), auction and bike scramble which occurs in March and April of 2016.
As part of its educational outreach, VAA presents monthly programs that are open to the public. There is no charge to attend and registration is not necessary.