Photography: From Intuition to Editing with Marilyn Montufar (Online)
Expand your capacity to envision, create, edit and share photographs in this day-long Zoom workshop. Marilyn Montufar will guide students and expand their visual language while building editing skills and exploring the many features of Snapseed, a free application. Designed for students who have basic photo experience and are interested in leveling up their image-making skills. Smartphones may be used for this workshop.
Workshop led by Marilyn Montufar, whose work is currently featured in the group exhibition Breathe.
About Marilyn Montufar
Marilyn Montufar is a fine art photographer, educator, and activist with ten years of research, production, teaching, and exhibition experience locally, nationally, and internationally. Her work amplifies stories about underrepresented communities through the arts – youth, migrants, women, BIPOC, and LGBTQ+ communities. She received a BFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts, New York. Her work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at Centro de Investigaciones Artísticas Gerónimo Baqueiro Fóster, Mérida, Mexico (2019), Gallery 4Culture, Seattle (2018), and the Frye Art Museum’s Boren Banner Series (2020). Montufar was a finalist for the 2020 Betty Bowen Award and Neddy at Cornish Award. She has been an artist in residence at Centrum, Port Townsend, Washington; the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont; and Primal Studio, Mexico City, where she created the photography youth project Beyond Borders/ Más allá de las fronteras –a visual collaboration and international exchange program between Mexico and the United States. The project was featured at the Northern Vermont University’s Julian Scott Memorial Gallery, FotoMéxico Festival, and the Tamayo Art Museum’s Education Center in Mexico City in 2019. Montufar is a Mexican American dual citizen and resides in Seattle.