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Portfolio Review: Santa Fe Photo Festival


CENTER’s premier juried portfolio review event, the Review Santa Fe Photo Festival, is a weekend conference and festival for photographers who have created a documentary project or fine art series and who are seeking audience expansion, critical discussion and community gathering in a unique place. Join them in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo mountains for several special programs including artist talks, pop-up exhibits, a print raffle, and a closing reception.

This special weekend festival has been called one of the most effective professional development programs for photographers in the world. The reviewers and the 100 Photographers travel from around the world to take part. Hosting over 1,000 one-on-one portfolio reviews with curators, editors, publishers and international festival directors who each year come to Santa Fe to view the photographic vanguard.


6:30-7:30 – Drury Plaza Hotel - Welcome including Mayor Pro Tempore, Signe Lindell & Project Development Winner Sama Alshaibi

8-10pm – 728 Canyon Road, at Edition One Gallery/ASMP, Private reception

8-10pm – 826 Canyon Road, CENTER and CURRENTS collaborative photo exhibition opening reception.

5-6pm Farmers Market Pavilion, VIP Hour for Portfolio Walk with 100 documentary and fine art projects *

6-8pm – Farmers Market, Open to the Public, A unique expo of 100 portfolios for one special evening at the Farmers Market Pavilion.

1-5:30pm: Drury Plaza Hotel Photographer presentations, (18) Award and Grant Winners their projects in a fast quip with questions by UNM Art Museum’s Curator, Mary Statzer

7-8pm: Drury Plaza Hotel Storytelling by Eugenia Parry, followed by our Print Raffle (private)*

10am-5pm: Drury Plaza Hotel Photographic Book Fair Publishers include Aint-Bad, Chronicle Books, Gnomic Books, and Radius Books amongst others. Scheduled signings throughout the day.

11am-12pm Drury Plaza Hotel Scholar Presentation, Smithsonian curator John Jacob presents on Diane Arbus: A Box of Ten Photographs.

* Indicates its a private event available with a Festival Pass

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