Meet the Curator: Online Portfolio Reviews
MEET THE CURATOR
Leica Gallery Portfolio Reviews
For a limited time, Leica Gallery Los Angeles, Curator Paris Chong, and Leica Gallery Boston Curator Anabel Vázquez Rodríguez are offering one on one consultations and portfolio reviews. Sessions can be scheduled as 1-hour intensives.
Topics will be tailored to your individual needs and may include but are not limited to the topics listed below. We will critique the work and assist in narrowing down the strongest and most cohesive work. These sessions are ideal for photographers looking for a discussion of the fundamentals of editing a singular body of work for the strongest impact and visual reading of your portfolio. Our goal is to have a tight 20 image edit of your work.
An overall review of your portfolio, feedback on presentation, editing and sequencing and possible outlets for and future development of projects.
Topics or possible points of discussion:
- Overall review of your portfolio
- Feedback on presentation
- Editing and sequencing
- Submitting a grant application
- Sending work to a gallery
- Editing for a photo book or zine.
Who Should Attend:
Reviews are intended for emerging to mid-career and professional photographers and visual artists who have a cohesive body of work and are getting ready to submit a grant application, sending work to galleries, creating a website and/or editing for a photo book or zine.
What happens after I register?
1. Schedule your bespoke session today.
2. The Curator will schedule a brief phone call to work on your tailored curriculum and goals,
3. Your session will take place.
4. The gallery team will send a follow up email from the session with any links or notes that may have come up during the session.
Standard appointments can be made directly online through the calendar listing below. Monday & Friday between 2:00pm- 4:00PM (both time zones) one-hour sessions.
Every effort will be made to accommodate your requested meeting time. If your time is not available, an alternative time will be arranged.
After your initial review, additional bundled programs can be arranged. These packages are available for $500 include 4- one-hour sessions that they can used within one calendar year.
These sessions are an ideal option for the editing of a long-term project or large body of work. The time can be broken up into individual hour sessions over a period of time or scheduled as one block to edit a large body of work. A bundled session allows you to develop an ongoing opportunity for feedback with our staff.
Disclaimer: Your review does not entail a gallery exhibition and or representation.
Anabel Vázquez Rodríguez is Curator & Gallery Manager of Leica Gallery Boston. An experienced curator, gallerist, archivist and exhibition preparator they joined Leica Boston in 2017. Vázquez Rodríguez has been curating and programming for nearly two decades nationally and internationally with an intersectional lens. They have been a grant panelist, judge, guest lecturer, and portfolio reviewer for various institutions such as, the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Photographic Resource Center at Lesley University, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston Foundation, the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, the Bell Gallery at Brown University University of California Berkeley, and most recently the Escuela de Artes Plásticas in San Juan. They currently serve on the Board of Directors of the Dirt Palace Public Projects, Providence and on the Studio 551 Advisory Council at the Boston Center for the Arts.