Creative Estimating and Negotiating with Frank Meo

ASMPNY is excited to announce the return of a favorite workshop, in collaboration with ThePhotoCloser: Creative Estimating and Negotiating with Frank Meo.

Want to learn the secrets to winning estimates? Unsure about creative briefs? Need the key to negotiate fees and rights? Are you searching to stand out from the competition? These questions and more will be answered and you’ll better understand what’s important in submitting bids and securing well-paid projects.

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Student Portfolio Review: May 4, 2019

ASMPNY is doing their free Student Portfolio review on May 4, 2019. Doors open at 12:45 pm and participants will have 1- minutes with each reviewer. Both digital and print display methods will be accepted. Reviewers will comment on your presentation, the consistency of your work, what’s working and what isn’t, and more.

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Projections Scheduled for January 23rd

We’re back, Happy New Year to all!

We kick off the New Year with a stellar line-up of presenters: Linda Troeller, Kezi Ban, Geoff Green and Robert Ripps. We invite you and your colleagues to a thoughtful evening of photography, with this lineup the evening presentation promises to be provocative and inspiring.

We continue to thank and are humbled by the generosity of our sponsors: Archive Magazine, PDN, Workbook, Yodel List, B&H Camera and our hosts, PhotoShelter.

A special shout-out too Cliff Pickett who’s expertise, passion and fortitude has taken the PROJECTIONS experience to the next level. Please visit our site: projections.live to witness his creative talents.

Looking forward to seeing all.

Visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/projections-tickets-54134240972 for event details

February Gallery Show – Passion

Passion is the theme of the month!

In this exhibition we’ll bring together a variety of images that focus on the expression of PASSION. It may be about love, hate, politics, social protest, envy, competitiveness, internal debate, self-motivation or war.

We look forward to a wide range of imagery that is sure to cultivate discussions and inspiration.

We thank Paulaner for their continued commitment to photographers and for facilitating a venue to promote our craft, we remain extremly grateful.

Curator: Frank Meo

Sincerely,

Visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gallery-show-passion-tickets-42681191593 for details

Artists view https://www.thephotocloser.com/call-to-artists-passion.pdf for artist submission form.

Call to Artists for February Gallery Show

Berlin Wall 1989
Berlin Wall 1989

Theme: PASSION

What better month than February to present passion.

In this exhibition we would like to bring together a variety of images that focus on the expression of PASSION. It maybe about love, hate, politics, social protest, envy, competitiveness, internal debate, self-motivation, war.

Works Eligible: Color and Black & White Photo Print

All submitted work must be original and owned by artist.

Curator: Frank Meo

Submission Guidelines:

Images can be sent in jpg, gif, png or pdf format at 300dpi.
Submission fee $45.00 (five images max)
Use PayPal or Venmo for payment: frank@thephotocloser.com

Deadlines: Timetable Overview

  • Artist to submit digital files – January 30th – February 9th.
  • Selection process of submissions: Completed by February 9th.
  • Accepted artist notification February 10th.
  • Artist deliver framed print(s) ready to hang to gallery February 16th.
  • Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 20th – 6:00pm – 8:30pm.
  • Show February 20th – March 15th.
  • Artist retrieve art work March 16th

Selected Artwork Specifications:

Size requirements: Minimum 11 x 14 in. – Maximum 30 x 40 in. Framed.
Artwork must be framed and ready to hang. All necessary information must be filled out on the attached registration form. If you need a great framer contact Jeremy Lips at jeremy@jeremylips.com or call 917 843 8224.

Gallery Space: Paulaner Located at 265 Bowery (just off Houston)

Paulaner, a German style brewery/Biergarten continues the tradition of the 19th C German immigrants in NYC, who opened their biergardens, music halls and theaters in the Bowery neighborhood. Besides offering good drinks and food, Paulaner, with its inviting community tables, is also a welcoming place to meet and enter conversations.

To download a submission form visit https://www.thephotocloser.com/call-to-artists-passion.pdf

Sincerely,

 

Gallery Show – Walking

Please join us on January 17th, at the Paulaner Gallery for our next opening. This event will showcase the talent of these wonderful artists: Jason Baker, Bruce Byers, Nune Karamyan, Ted Andreasian, Andreea Waters, Alec Vianu, Stephen Pile, Jason Rice, John Neitzel and Robert Essel.

The theme this month is, Walking. Our world evolves around people going from here to there. The cities are lanes of walkers of all shapes and sizes with a never ending flow of pedestrians enlivening our sidewalks, our parks and squares, beaches, boardwalks and fashion runways.

The show runs through Febuary 16th and all prints are for sale.

We thank Paulaner for their continued commitment to photographers and for facilitating a venue to promote our craft, we remain extremly grateful.

Curator: Frank Meo

Sincerely,

Frank