Program

The 2018 FotoFocus Biennial Program, which runs October 4–7, constitutes the core of the Biennial, establishing the theme and dialogues that unite the broader programming. Featuring keynote lectures, conversations, performances, screenings, and receptions with exceptional artists and curators, the Program is designed to inspire conversations about the world through photography and lens-based art.

FotoFocus Biennial 2018 Program

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Opening Reception and Keynote Lecture with Clément Chéroux
October 4, 2018, 5:00pm7:00pm

Opening Reception and Keynote Lecture with Clément Chéroux

Taft Museum of Art
October 4, 2018, 5:00pm7:00pm
Opening Celebration and Conversation with Artist Akram Zaatari and Eva Respini
October 5, 2018, 7:00pm9:00pm

Opening Celebration and Conversation with Artist Akram Zaatari and Eva Respini

Contemporary Arts Center
October 5, 2018, 7:00pm9:00pm
Daytime Symposium
October 6, 2018, 9:00am4:45pm

Daytime Symposium

Memorial Hall
October 6, 2018, 9:00am4:45pm
Teju Cole and Vijay Iyer: Blind Spot Performance
October 6, 2018, 5:00pm6:30pm

Teju Cole and Vijay Iyer: Blind Spot Performance

Memorial Hall
October 6, 2018, 5:00pm6:30pm
Conversation with Artist Teju Cole
October 7, 2018, 11:00am1:00pm

Conversation with Artist Teju Cole

The Mercantile Library
October 7, 2018, 11:00am1:00pm
Conversation with Artist Miranda July
October 7, 2018, 5:00pm7:00pm

Conversation with Artist Miranda July

The Woodward Theater
October 7, 2018, 5:00pm7:00pm
All Day Screenings at The Mini Microcinema
October 6, 2018, 12:00pmOctober 7, 2018, 5:30pm

All Day Screenings at The Mini Microcinema

The Mini Microcinema
October 6, 2018, 12:00pmOctober 7, 2018, 5:30pm
Performance of Mid-Day Ghost
October 6, 2018, 1:00pmOctober 7, 2018, 4:30pm

Performance of Mid-Day Ghost

FotoFocus ArtHub in Washington Park
October 6, 2018, 1:00pmOctober 7, 2018, 4:30pm

Early Events

Opening Reception for Containment as a part of Chris Engman: Prospect and Refuge
August 31, 2018, 6:00pm8:00pm

Opening Reception for Containment as a part of Chris Engman: Prospect and Refuge

Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery
August 31, 2018, 6:00pm8:00pm
Opening Reception for Chris Engman: Prospect and Refuge and Wide Angle: Photography Out of Bounds
September 21, 2018, 6:00pm8:00pm

Opening Reception for Chris Engman: Prospect and Refuge and Wide Angle: Photography Out of Bounds

Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Art Gallery
September 21, 2018, 6:00pm8:00pm
Opening Reception for No Two Alike: Karl Blossfeldt, Francis Bruguière, Thomas Ruff
September 21, 2018, 5:00pm9:00pm

Opening Reception for No Two Alike: Karl Blossfeldt, Francis Bruguière, Thomas Ruff

Contemporary Arts Center
September 21, 2018, 5:00pm9:00pm
Opening of In Place of Forgetting and the Mayoral Proclamation
October 3, 2018, 11:00am12:00pm

Opening of In Place of Forgetting and the Mayoral Proclamation

FotoFocus ArtHub in Washington Park
October 3, 2018, 11:00am12:00pm

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