Kim Snyder received her MFA from San Francisco State University. She teaches at Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo and Kala Art Institute in Berkeley. Having developed excellent relationships with her artistic mentors, Snyder hopes... read more
Friday, March 08, 2013 @ 9:00am, Empire Room
Saturday, March 09, 2013 @ 1:00pm, State Ballroom
Rafael Soldi is a Peruvian-born, Seattle-based photographer and independent curator. He holds a degree in Photography and Curatorial Studies from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Soldi's work has been exhibited and published internationally. His... read more
Jacquelyn Sparks is a native Oklahoman and recieved her BFA from Oklahoma City University. Her research interests include the intersection of historic dialogs within contemporary culture, the archive, and the role of objects in personal... read more
Friday, March 08, 2013 @ 1:00pm, Red Lacquer
Leslie Squyres, Archivist and Head of Research Services, at the Center for Creative Photography, manages all activities of the Laura Volkerding Study Center and supports research in the Center's archives, library and print collections. During... read more
Peter Sramek grew up in Toronto and attended MIT, studying photography under Minor White. Sramek is Professor of Photography at the Ontario College of Art and Design and is represented by Stephen Bulger, Canada. His... read more
Friday, March 08, 2013 @ 4:00pm, State Ballroom
Jennifer Steensma Hoag's series, The Nature of Invasion, was featured in exposure and she is Professor of Imaging at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Ml read more
Juha Suonpää is a photographer, researcher and teacher who graduated in education from the University of Tampere, Finland and received a doctorate in art from the University of Art and Design, Helsinki. Suonpää is the... read more
Thursday, March 07, 2013 @ 9:00am, Crystal Room
Mary Virginia Swanson is the Executive Director of the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph. A respected educator, she is known for helping artists find the strengths in their work, identify appreciative audiences and present... read more
Saturday, March 09, 2013 @ 11:00am, State Ballroom
Sonja Thomsen's exhibitions include the Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Reykjavik; Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago; New Mexico Art Museum, Santa Fe; Silverstein Photography, New York City; Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison; Silver Eye Center for... read more
Mara Trachtenberg was born and raised in Long Island, NY. Mara earned her MFA from the University of Connecticut in 2004. Mara has exhibited her work nationally and lives with her husband, daughter, dog and... read more
Saturday, March 09, 2013 @ 10:00am, Empire Room
Alexey Ulko graduated from the Samarkand University as a teacher of the English Language and Literature in 1991 and in 2000 obtained an MEd TTELT degree from the University of Exeter. He works as a... read more
John Upton studied with Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, Minor White, and Edward Weston at the California School of Fine Arts (now San Francisco Art Institute) in the early 1950s. Later he was a resident... read more
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