Beautify Bronzeville Businesses community and arts service project organized by Organic Oneness. Image by Nancy Wong.

Photographs from Marches and Organizing in Response to the Black Lives Matter Movement

Photographers around the world are documenting the multitudes protesting in the streets for racial justice and an end to policing as we know it. In a recent open call, we sought to highlight some of this work and contextualize it beside the photographer’s own words. We aim to show the strength and solidarity represented by…

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Our Commitment to Racial Justice

Dear ASMP Community, We are saddened and frustrated by the continued anti-Black violence in this country. We condemn the unconscionable murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and far too many other Black people trying to survive in America. We stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and all those…

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Brinson+Banks, image courtesy the artists.

Brinson+Banks Recording & Wrap-up

On May 11, 2020, ASMP Chicago/Midwest presented 1+1=3, a virtual artist talk by Kendrick Brinson and David Walter Banks, with a roundtable facilitated by Candace Gelman and Brian Schilling. Thank you to all who took the time to join us! We would like to extend another huge thank you to Kendrick, David, Candace, and Brian…

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Robin Subar. Image by Don Shepard.

Congratulations to our new Chapter President, Robin Subar!

Congratulations to the new ASMP Chicago/Midwest Chapter President, Robin Subar! ASMP Chicago/Midwest sends a huge thank you to Mary Rafferty for her visionary leadership over the past two years as president. Robin has been working as a professional photographer for over 12 years. She began her career in the industry as a producer and hopes…

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Image Credit: Jason Lindsey, still from 'Renewal' film.

Jason Lindsey Webinar Recording & Wrap-up!

On April 16, 2020, ASMP Chicago/Midwest presented The Importance of Personal Work in Challenging Times, a webinar by Jason Lindsey hosted by Robin Subar and moderated by Monique Lozinska and Brian Schilling! We would like to extend another huge thank you to Jason and his team for generously sharing their time to make this webinar…

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Strictly Business 2020 Presenters. Image Credit: Alyce Henson

Strictly Business 2020 Event Wrap-Up!

Workbook, Inseus, mHUB Chicago, and ASMP Chicago/Midwest presented Strictly Business 2020 on January 18! Thank you to the invaluable individuals who attended, volunteered, sponsored, and presented at the event. We so enjoyed coming together with such a passionate group of photographers and photography industry professionals to celebrate the art form and learn from each other.…

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