Friday, November 06, 2015 @ 11:00am, Clemson One Building
Friday, November 06, 2015 @ 2:00pm, Clemson One Building
Jennifer Schwartz is the creator/director of Crusade for Art, a non-profit organization whose mission is to engage new audiences with art. She is also the co-creator of Flash Powder Projects, a photographer-focused, collaborative venture and publishing company.
Originally from Richmond, Virginia, Jennifer has her BA from Colgate University and her MA from Georgia State University. She owned a fine art photography gallery in Atlanta (Jennifer Schwartz Gallery) for five years, showcasing the work of emerging photographers. She was invited as a curator to the Lishui Photo Festival in Lishui, China in 2011 and curated the Atlanta Celebrates Photography public art project in 2015. Jennifer regularly travels around the country participating in portfolio reviews, giving talks, guest-lecturing at universities, leading workshops and hosting photographic retreats.
In the spring of 2013, Jennifer toured around the country in a 1977 VW bus, engaging audiences with photography. Her book, Crusade For Your Art: Best Practices for Fine Art Photographers was published in March 2014.