2010 Meeting Place Overview
Meeting Place was a phenomenal way to show my work to high-end
museum curators and gallerists that I ordinarily would not have met. - Susan May Tell, New York City,
2008 Meeting Place Registrant
The 2010 Meeting Place had four four-day
sessions, each of which connected to
with the Artists - Open Portfolio Nights, FotoFest Exhibit
Openings and bus tours to Participating
Spaces across Houston.
The FotoFest Meeting Place Portfolio Review
gives photographic artists an unparalleled opportunity to have their
work seen by important international curators, gallery owners,
magazine editors, representatives of photography
agencies, collectors, and publishers from around the world. Artists are
given the opportunity to have one-on-one reviews with these experts who
can assist with exhibitions, publications and guidance for future
For the FotoFest 2010 Biennial, FotoFest had
160 arts professionals participating in the Meeting Place.
The Meeting Place is the largest, most
international program of its kind in the world offering sixteen days of
portfolio reviews. Meeting Place registrants have special access to
Citywide Exhibitions, Curatorial Forums, Artist Talks, and Open
Portfolio Nights - Evenings with the Artists, where reviewers,
collectors, and the public are invited to meet registrants and view
Over the course of the last 20 years, the
Meeting Place has been the catalyst for exhibitions, publications, and
wider acclaim for many artists. For a list of some of the opportunities
artists have been given as a result of recent Meeting Place events,
please see the Successes of the Meeting Place page.
The registration fee was $820.
There were four portfolio review sessions. Artists were able to register
for one, four-day session of individual meetings with reviewers.
Artists were guaranteed a minimum of four formal reviews per day in
addition to informal portfolio meetings.
|The 2010 Meeting Place Session Dates
||Session 1: March 12 - March 15, 2010
Session 2: March 17 - March 20, 2010
Session 3: March 24 - March 27, 2010
Session 4: March 29 - April 1, 2010