Join us at April 30, 2012 at 7:00 PM for an evening with noted photography consultants & authors Susan Carr & Mary Virginia Swanson, where their topic will be:
Creating Your Arts Marketing Presence
- When: Monday, April 30, 2012 – 7:00PM
- Where:College of DuPage Student Resource Center (SRC) room 2800
- Free Parking: park in lot “C” or lot “D” (maps)
- Cost: Free and open to the public; bring a friend!
- more info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 630.942.2527
Susan Carr is a Chicago based photographer. Her photographs are included in corporate and private collections, most notably the Pfizer Corporation and the Museum of Contemporary Photography.
A past president of the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP), Susan has long been dedicated to the advocacy and education of fellow photographers. Susan organizes and manages the highly successful ASMP Strictly Business conferences and currently serves as Education Director at ASMP. Susan is the editor of the latest ASMP Professional Business Practices in Photography (2008) and author of her own book, The Art and Business of Photography released in February 2011, both published by Allworth Press a division of Skyhorse Publishing.
Mary Virginia Swanson makes it her goal to help guide photographers towards the strengths in their work and to identify appreciative audiences for their prints, exhibitions, editorial and licensing placement. Swanson has a diverse professional background, having coordinated educational, publication and exhibition programs for a wide range of institutions and businesses in our field.
Swanson is considered an expert in the area of marketing and licensing fine art. She currently works with photographers as a marketing consultant, and is a sought-after portfolio reviewer at events such as Review Santa Fe, Review LA, FotoFest (Houston) and Lens Culture FotoFest Paris, PhotoNOLA, Palm Springs Photo Festival and Photolucida, among others.