Application: 2018 MVS Master Class
I conduct periodic workshops to provide talented, committed photographers the opportunity for intensive study with me. This advanced workshop requires those interested in attending to complete the application below and submit their website and/or 20 images and short statement about the work for consideration of acceptance.

Your confidential answers to the questions below will help me understand your level of experience in bringing your work to the public, your awareness of our industry and your commitment to learning.

Please note that applicants are not required to have attended my talks/workshops, attended portfolio reviews, applied for a grant, etc. as per our inquiries below, nor are applicants required to be existing clients. I am interested in your artwork and your commitment to taking your work to the next level.

First & Last Name
Your answer
Email Address
Your answer
Daytime Telephone Number
Your answer
City and State
Your answer
Country
Your answer
Professional History
Website Address (if multiple, separate with a comma).
Your answer
When did you launch your current website(s)?
Your answer
Is your website custom designed or does it utilize a theme/template?
Your answer
Do you manage your website yourself?
Is social media part of your promotional efforts?
If so, please share links to your social media profiles (if multiple, separate with a comma).
Your answer
Have you exhibited your work? If yes, tell me more about the experience.
Your answer
What juried competitions have you participated in, if any?
Your answer
What photobook competitions have you participated in, if any?
Your answer
Have you participated in a portfolio review event?
If yes, which review event(s) and when?
Your answer
Have you applied for a grant, fellowship or artist residency program?
If yes, which one(s) have you applied to?
Your answer
Have you been hired to make new work for a client?(If yes, tell me more about the experience. / If no, share whether assignments/commissions interests you.)
Your answer
Research
What industry events have you attended, ex. AIPAD, LOOK3, PhotoPlus Expo, FotoWeek DC, NY or LA Art Book Fair, etc?
Your answer
What arts organizations (local and national) are you a member of, if any?
Your answer
What magazines and blogs do you read? Other research tools you use?
Your answer
List the markets you are most interested in working in and/or your work being featured in order of preference: Fine Art, Editorial, Advertising, Corporate, Licensing? Any additional markets that are not listed, please list them as well.
Your answer
Inspiration
Who / What are your:
Favorite artists?
Your answer
Favorite curators?
Your answer
Most memorable exhibitions attended?
Your answer
Favorite galleries?
Your answer
Favorite photobooks?
Your answer
Favorite photobook publishers?
Your answer
Favorite social media feeds you follow?
Your answer
Have you had mentors in your professional life (i.e. a professor, photographer or other advisor)? If so, please explain:
Your answer
Other Information
Have you attended a lecture or workshop presented by Mary Virginia Swanson in the past?
If yes, when and where?
Your answer
How did you learn about this workshop?
Your answer
What do you hope to gain from attending this workshop?
Your answer
Optional: If there is an additional body of work that is in progress or not on your website that you would prefer to be reviewed, please email 15-20 images and a statement saved as a PDF to Kelsey at assistant@mvswanson.com with "Workshop Portfolio Images" in the subject line.
Are you sending additional images for review (not required)?
Submit
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. Report Abuse - Terms of Service - Additional Terms