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Foot in the Door: Tips for Submitting your Work

  • Location:
    BRIC Rotunda Gallery , 33 Clinton Street, Brooklyn, 11201, US

Foot in the Door is a two-hour seminar for emerging photographers and photo-based artists looking to prepare themselves for new opportunities and take their marketing to the next level.

Presenter and Director of En Foco Miriam Romais will cover topics including the importance of
submission requirements and image quality; building and presenting a cohesive body of work; artist statements, bios, and resumes; creating eye-catching support and marketing materials; following up effectively; and reviewers do's and don'ts. Participants will receive En Foco’s Photographer’s Resources list, and plenty of inspiration.

Miriam Romais is a New York City-based curator, editor, and photographer. She has been affiliated with En Foco for 20 years, acting as Director for the past 6 years. Romais has curated exhibitions for organizations such as Aperture (Mexico + Afuera), Light Work (Tracing Memory), SPE (Interstice) and En Foco, and is editor for En Foco’s Nueva Luz photographic journal. She was co-chair of the 2010 Society for Photographic Education's National Conference, Facing Diversity: Leveling the Playing Field in the Photographic Arts, and has served as a panelist/reviewer with PhotoPlus Expo; PhotoNOLA; FotoFest; NYSCA, and others. As an award-winning photographer, her work has been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the U.S. and abroad.

This program is free to the public, but we ask that you REGISTER HERE: