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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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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An Evening with CPS Lives-Documenting Chicago Public Schools Event Wrap-Up!

Dodd Camera and ASMP Chicago/Midwest presented an evening with CPS Lives founder Suzette Bross and photographers Janet Mesic-Mackie and Eileen Ryan on May 7. The three gave insight into the collaborative project CPS Lives and their ongoing projects with students, faculty, and staff at Chicago Public Schools.  In addition to information about the organization, the trio talked about their…

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Image Credit: Megan E. Doherty

ASMP Chicago/Midwest Portraiture Master Class with Sandro 2019 Images

Thanks to all of the photographers who joined us for our 2019 Portraiture Master Class with Sandro! Day one started with a trip to the Museum of Contemporary Photography for a private viewing of Sandro‘s photographs alongside works by other portrait photographers including Irving Penn, Robert Mapplethorpe, Lisa Lindvay, and Clarissa Bonet. Back at Sandro’s studio,…

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Art & Law: Practice Pointers Selling Art— the Gallery and Legal Perspective Wrap-Up!

Our fifth Art & Law series event was a conversation with Arica Hilton of Hilton Amus Gallery on Thursday, November 8. Hilton provided insight to how gallerists select artists and advice on how to develop in the industry as a photographer, fine artist, video or multimedia artist. Marci Rolnik Walker of Lawyers for the Creative Arts will…

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Art & Law: Photographer (Artist) as Entrepreneur Wrap Up!

Our fourth Art & Law series event was onThursday, October 11, and focused on setting professional business goals, running a business practice, marketing tips, and a discussion about relevant business strategies. Thank you our co-sponsors SAIC Career and Professional Experience and Lawyers for the Creative Arts. Speakers included Irv Michaels, a creative business planner, photography agent and consultant, Patti…

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Image credit: Robert Erving Potter III

Photographing in the Field with Experimac West Loop

We co-hosted a workshop with Experimac West Loop on Wednesday, August 8. The event covered topics about how to get your photos from your camera, to your computer, and back to your studio safely.  Stay tuned for information about our next event Photographing in the Public Sphere on September 6! Images courtsey  Robert Erving Potter III

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Image credit: Robert Erving Potter III

Art & Law: The Photographer’s Contract Wrap-Up

Our third Art & Law series event was Thursday, August 9 and focused on defining key terms and best practices when it comes to photography services and licensing contracts. Thank you our co-sponsors SAIC Career and Professional Experience and Lawyers for the Creative Arts. Stay tuned for information about our next in the Art & Law program…

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Image credit: Robert Erving Potter III

Art & Law: Copyright Registratrion Wrap-Up!

The second Art & Law series was Thursday, July 12 and focused on copyright registration with IP Lawyers James E Griffith and Alain Villeneuve . Thank you our co-sponsors Crain’s Chicago Business, SAIC Career and Professional Experience, and Lawyers for the Creative Arts. Stay tuned for information about our next in the Art & Law program! Images courtsey  Robert Erving Potter III.

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