MoP - Month of Photography Denver is a biennial celebration of fine art photography with hundreds of collaborative public events throughout Denver and the region March and April 2017. We are joining multiple museums galleries and schools surrounding fine art photography creating an exciting artistic and educational event for the city of Denver and the region.
CPAC and Double Exposure !
MARCH 24 - 30, 2013
The World of Photography in Film
Explore the world of photography in cinema at the Sie FilmCenter select Tuesdays in April PLUS a special Watching Hour presentation. Sponsored by The Denver Film Society and CPAC.
Tuesday, April 2 @ 7pm Chris Marker's LA JETEE with SANS SOLIEL: Marker's LA JETEE is one of the most influential, radical science-fiction films ever made, a tale of time travel told in still images. With SANS SOLEIL, Marker, the cinemaʼs globetrotter/essayist par excellence, travelled between Japan, Africa and Iceland to create his masterpiece Sans Soleil. (1962/1983) 35mm Presentation - 128min
Tuesday, April 9 @ 7pm
Henri-George Clouzot's INFERNO: The story of Inferno, the unfinished film by the auteur of Diabolique and The Wages of Fear, is legend. An audaciously experimental film with a virtually unlimited budget, it might have been Clouzot's greatest achievement. (1964/2010) 35mm Presentation - 94min. Followed in our lobby by Art-Plant Light Media presents Film Night 2013 An evening of experimental Film and Video featuring: Christopher Ray Perez, Eric Waldemar, Mario Zoots. Curated by Ken Hamel.
Friday & Saturday, April 19 & 20 at 10pm The Watching Hour presents: EYES OF LAURA MARS Laura Mars (Faye Dunaway) is a very successful high-end fashion and advertising photographer. Detective John Neville (Tommy Lee Jones) notes striking similarities between her art photos and those of actual crime scenes.
(1978) 35mm Presentation - 104min
Tuesday, April 23 @ 7pm MARWENCOL: With an introduction & post film discussion with Melinda Barlow, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Boulder). Winner of over a dozen awards, including two Independent Spirit Awards & Best Documentary of the Year from Boston Society of Film Critics.
(2010) Digital Presentation - 84min
Tuesday, April 30 @ 7pm
VII UNCOMMISIONED: With co-director Ed Kashi In-Person! In VII Uncommissioned, members of the acclaimed photo agency showcase their their award-winning short documentary films. Features the films: Photojournalisms , Blanco,On the Line, Mirror, Massacre at Utoya, Syrian Spring, Siberian Supermodels, Obama's War, Went the Games Well (2012) Digital Presentation - 90min
CPAC is excited to offer this exculsive workshop. You will spend the afternoon of Saturday April 27th with Kashi and the workshop participants sharing work and discussing topics related to photojournalism, Then spend Sunday April 28th going out with Kashi and the group to document downtown Denver. Participants will have the chance to submit their favorite images, from which Ed will produce a blog post with and upload at least one of your images to the VII Instagram feed. Don't miss this exciting opportunity, spaces are filling up quickly, so register now!!
A Sneak Peak to April Classes...
photo by: Michael Snively
Introduction to Black & White Photography
Michael Snively will lead this beginning or basic refresher photography course and will teach you all the basics of using film and a wet darkroom. Michael's primary medium is B&W film, making him a great instructor to introduce you to the world of black and white photography. To register for this workshop click here.
photo by: Jessie Paige
Worldwide Pinhole Day is coming...
Worldwide Pinhole day is an international event created to promote and celebrate the art of pinhole photography. On this unique day, we take some time off from the increasingly technological world we live in and to participate in the simple act of making a pinhole photograph. Jessie Paige will lead a pinhole workshop April 6th, on camera building, photo taking and picture development in preparation for Worldwide Pinhole Day April 28th. To register for the workshop click here. To register for Worldwide Pinhole Day, 2013 click here.
photo by: Denis Roussel
Tintypes with Denis Roussel
This workshop will focus on a hands-on approach to making tintypes. Students will have ample opportunities to create their own photographs with cameras of different sizes, from medium format to 8x10 in as well as explore portrait and still life photography and (weather permitting) will experiment with different lighting conditions (artificial and natural light). To register for this workshop click here.
photo by: Christopher James
Denver in the Dark
Learn the technical know-how for the urban landscape and how to shoot incredible night photography. This workshop is open to both film and digital photographers. Christopher James will teach you all the tricks of the trade in dealing with the wonders of natural and artificial light after dark. To register for this workshop click here.