Special Events such as the Opening Reception, Awards Dinner and Farewell Bash are also described separately here.
Note: Schedule is subject to change due to the busy schedule of our presenters. Changes will be posted at all sites during the week.
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Tuesday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Special Event S1
Jumpstart FOTOfusion® 2023 and meet everyone at the opening reception honoring FOTOfusion presenters, sponsors, participants and the FOTOmentor Award Recipient, Keith Carter.
Wednesday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Special Event S2
Each year, the PBPC Awards Committee selects a photographer to receive the FOTOmentor Award in honor of his/her lifetime achievements in the world of photography. Among the previous recipients of this prestigious award are Ruth Bernhard, Joyce Tenneson, Carol Guzy, Ralph Gibson, Duane Michals, Arnold Newman, Gordon Parks, Sebastiao Salgado, Douglas Kirkland and Maggie Steber.
FOTOmentor Award: Keith Carter
The recipient of the Palm Beach Photographic Centre’s FOTOmentor Award during FOTOfusion 2023, Keith Carter has explored time, place, and vernacular culture for over 50 years, as well as having been exhibited in over 115 solo exhibitions in 13 countries. Sixteen monographs of his work have been published, along with two documentary films: Keith Carter: The Artist Series, and Ted Forbes and A Certain Alchemy, Anthropy Arts. A new monograph, Ghostlight, was just published by the University of Texas Press, which released Keith Carter/Fifty Years in 2018. He also contributed to nine other anthologies and received the Lange-Taylor Prize in 1991 from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, and the Texas Medal of Arts in 2009.
Described as a “Poet of the Ordinary” by The Los Angeles Times, his work has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning and is included in numerous private and public collections, including the National Portrait Gallery, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the J. Paul Getty Museum, Houston’s Museum of Fine Arts, the George Eastman House, and more. For mor information, please visitwww.keithcarterphotographs.com.
Cocktail and dinner party starting at 6:30 pm at the Photo Centre's Museum
$200.00 - General Admision
$100.00 - Gold Passport
Thursday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Special Event S3
Keith Carter is the recipient of the Palm Beach Photographic Centre’s FOTOmentor Award during FOTOfusion 2023.
Friday 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Special Event S4
at County Commission Chambers
Eight Edition of FOTOvision by Scott Mc Kiernan at County Comm Chambers
Join us for this FREE evening event and experience photography from across the globe.
World renown picture editor and photo-journalist Scott Mc Kiernan presents 365: a Visual Review of 2022, Photography that ran moments after shot year long on ThePicturesOftheDay.com. Images from more than 60 countries.
After ZUMA Press movie, there will be Q&A on the imagery and highlights of 2022. It is a not to be missed visual tour de force!
Then, witness amazing work by internationally acclaimed FOTOfusion faculty and hear first-hand from those who created it.
Top Ten Headlines of the Turbulent Year of 2022:
December 8th: BRITTNEY GRINER in Russian-USA prisoner swap
December 16th: Avatar Redux: New Box Office King, again
December 18th: World Cup Mania Ends: Long Live King Messi.
Saturday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Special Event S5
Join us for dinner and our farewell evening.
For registriation information, see the registration page.