2-Day Collecting Photography Bootcamp – Online

2-Day Collecting Photography Bootcamp

Offered through Maine Media Workshops + College

Dates: Friday & Saturday 10:00 AM-6:00 PM (EST)

Learn how to navigate the marketplace whether you are a casual purchaser, have started a collection, or a photographer seeking to better understand the market. This two-day virtual workshop will help kick start (or reinforce) your photography collection and increase your confidence to make informed decisions. Abundant handouts provided.

Day #1 is organized in two-hour increments throughout the day, as we power through a PowerPoint presentation on the fine art photography marketplace.

Topics include:

What it means to be a collector
Typical collector concerns
Navigating the marketplace
Questions to ask before closing the deal
Pricing
Editions, signatures and vintage vs. later prints
Tips when buying from galleries, auctions and art fairs
Housekeeping tips including how to inventory, insure and appraise along with framing “best practices.”
Day #2 is filled with daylong virtual interviews with prominent photography across the United States who discuss what’s currently on view, today’s market and the business of running a gallery. Students are encouraged to ask questions allowing for honest and intimate conversation … including those questions you’ve always wanted ask !!

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