From out of Town
Month of Photography - Los Angeles 2014- Communities and Culture
MOPLA

PROGRAM
Exhibitions | Discussions | Projections | Events


Exhibitions: MOPLA will endorse and present a variety of photographic exhibitions occuring in April.
Discussions: Stimulating conversations to engage and inspire collectors, photographers, high school students, and everyone in between.
Projections: Through Pro'jekt LA, MOPLA's very own projection series, photography will be projected on walls and outdoor spaces of Los Angeles

Official Exhibitions and Discussions are commissioned, procured and produced by Lucie Foundation and Month of Photography Los Angeles.
Featured Exhibitions and Discussions are co-produced, endorsed and promoted by Lucie Foundation and Month of Photography Los Angeles.
In Association describes all events, exhibitions, discussions already existing and during the Month of Photography Los Angeles.

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Wednesday April 01 , 2:30pm
Curator's Gallery Talk w/ Judy Keller on Jo Ann Callis

1200 Getty Center Drive Los Angeles, CA 90049 Phone:310.440.7300

Admission: Entrance is Free. Parking $10.

In 1977 Susan Sontag's now-classic collection of serious criticism, On Photography, brought photography to center stage.



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Thursday April 02 , 6:30pm - 8pm
Douglas Kirkland - A Fifty Year Love Affair with Photography

2000 Ave of the Stars #10 Los Angeles, CA 90067

Admission: Free.

Douglas Kirkland has been photographing for over five decades and his passion in the discovery of beauty never wavers. Photography has been his bride, his companion, his lover and his confidante throughout his multifaceted career. Douglas Kirkland has been photographing for over five decades and his passion in the discovery of beauty never wavers.



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Tuesday April 07
Mark Edward Harris - 3 Day Workshop: The Fine Art of Travel Photography

Pacific Design Center - 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

Admission: $350 for 3 day session. Limited Amount of Participants Accepted.

This workshop explores how to create fine art travel photography — images that go far beyond the “I was here” photograph.



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Tuesday April 07 , 10am
Jim McHugh: Interpretive Architecture - The Other Portraiture

Pacific Design Center - 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

Admission: $300.00 for 3 day session ** Limited Amount of Participants Accepted **

A 3 Day Session hands on Workshop exploring the interpretation of the urban landscape.



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Tuesday April 07 , 10am - 12pm
Staying Alive - How to Succeed as a Photographer in Good and Bad Times

Pacific Design Center - 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

Admission: $27 General, $18 Lucie Foundation Members, $12 Students with valid ID

Achieving success in photography is never easy. This program will offer tips and strategies that will help you navigate the stormy times ahead. This is a rapidly changing, fear driven business and taking a good picture is not enough.



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Tuesday April 07 , 1pm - 2:30pm
Gerd Ludwig:National Geographic Photographer - Russia-The Wild, Wild East

Pacific Design Center - 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

Admission: Free, sponsored by Canon USA.

Gerd Ludwig, a National Geographic photographer since the early 1990’s, is best known as the magazine’s front man in the Former Soviet Union.



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Tuesday April 07 , 3pm - 5pm
Looking at the Past to Build a Better Future - Lessons Learned from Photographic Trends

Pacific Design Center - 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

Admission: $27 General, $18 Lucie Foundation Members, $12 Students with valid ID

Throughout history, the world has been influenced, shaped, corrupted and inspired by trends. How and why do they happen? This program will examine the photographic trend and what it can mean to you and your career.



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Wednesday April 08 , 10am
Jim McHugh: Interpretive Architecture: The Other Portraiture - Day2

Pacific Design Center - 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

Admission: $300.00 for 3 day session ** Limited Amount of Participants Accepted **

Famous for his recent large format Polaroid prints of Los Angeles, Jim McHugh has been photographing common things in an uncommon manner for thirty years. McHugh attended the Masters Program the UCLA Film School.



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Saturday April 25 , 2:30pm
Melvin Sokolsky - No Place Like Daydreams

Pier 59 Studios - 2415 Michigan Avenue (off Cloverfield Boulevard) Santa Monica, Ca 90404

Admission: $27 General, $18 Lucie Foundation Members, $12 Students with valid ID

Melvin Sokolsky was born and raised in Manhattan's Lower East Side during the lean years of the pre-war era. Here he witnessed the entire spectrum of the human condition played out across a tough and tight-knit community.



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