Video Portrait Workshop

Title

Video Portrait Workshop

Thursday, June 30, 2022 @ 5:30 pm

Location

Art on Hulfish

Join instructor Christopher Lopez to learn how to create your own video portrait using your smartphone. Participants will discuss and analyze the significance of the selfie as they explore the exhibition Screen Time: Photography and Video Art in the Internet Age. They will learn techniques for creating their own video portraits using one personal item of significance brought from home for inspiration. Space is limited and registration is required. 

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Learn more about the project here. 

Participants are encouraged to submit the video portrait they create during this workshop to the Museum’s Video Portrait Collaborative Project. Submit your video by July 11. Then join us on July 21 at 5:30 p.m. to celebrate the project. Select submissions will be featured at the event.  

Screen Time was curated by Richard Rinehart, Director of the Samek Art Museum, Bucknell University, and Phillip Prodger, Executive Director, Curatorial Exhibitions. The works in this exhibition have been generously loaned from the EKARD Collection. The exhibition is toured by Curatorial Exhibitions, Pasadena, California.

Art on Hulfish is made possible by the leadership support of Annette Merle-Smith and by Princeton University. Generous support is also provided by John Diekman, Class of 1965, and Susan Diekman; William S. Fisher, Class of 1979, and Sakurako Fisher; J. Bryan King, Class of 1993; Christopher E. Olofson, Class of 1992; Barbara and Gerald Essig; Jim and Valerie McKinney; Nancy A. Nasher, Class of 1976, and David J. Haemisegger, Class of 1976; H. Vincent Poor, Graduate Class of 1977; the Curtis W. McGraw Foundation; Palmer Square Management; and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional supporters include the Humanities Council, the Lewis Center for the Arts, the Department of English, the Center for Collaborative History, the Gender + Sexuality Resource Center, the Graduate School, and the Native American and Indigenous Studies Initiative at Princeton (NAISIP).

LATE THURSDAYS! This event is part of the Museum’s Late Thursdays programming, made possible in part by Heather and Paul G. Haaga Jr., Class of 1970. Additional support for this program has been provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Curtis W. McGraw Foundation.  

 

medium skinned man against a black background wearing glasses made of metal pieces/
Cyrus Kabiru, Macho Nne (Confusion), 2015. The EKARD Collection. © Cyrus Kabiru / Courtesy of SMAC Gallery and the artist