Edward Keating Workshop - March 9-10, 2019
Workshop is currently sold out. If you would like to be added to the waiting list please purchase this workshop online, and your name will be added to the wait list. In the event you are not given a spot your transaction will be refunded.
Leica Store San Francisco is pleased to announce it's partnering with Pulitzer Prize-winning and New York Times photographer, Edward Keating, for a two-day photography workshop. The workshop will coincide with the West Coast premiere of MAIN STRƎƎT: The Lost Dream of Route 66, Keating’s upcoming gallery exhibition and newly published book. This two-day workshop will examine the street and storytelling aesthetic that was used to create his profound body of work about Route 66 and give lessons learned with the goal being to help you to understand the fine point nuances to take your project to the next level. Each day participants will be presented with a lecture and discussion with photographing and editing being the primary topics. This is a fantastic opportunity for those who are looking to improve their photography with the ultimate goal being the final print. As an added bonus each participant will leave with a signed complimentary copy of Edward Keating’s new book, MAIN STRƎƎT.
Experience level - Advanced Amateur/professional
Knowledge level - Must have a working knowledge of your camera
Participants will be emailed a breakdown of the two day schedule and how to prepare.
Daily itinerary subject to change:
Meeting and Introductions
Gallery Walk thru and talk
Recap Day 1
Edward Keating has lived and worked as a photographer in New York City since 1981. Like previous generations of street photographers, he taught himself how to photograph by chronicling street life of everyday New Yorkers.
Ten Years later he was hired as a Staff Photographer at The New York Times where he covered both national and international news and was a regular contributor to the Sunday New York Times Magazine. In addition, he co-founded “Vows,” The New York Times wedding column. In 2002, Keating won the Pulitzer Prize for his coverage on the attacks of 9/11. He has also been a regular contributor to Time Magazine, Rolling Stone, “W” Magazine and New York Magazine.
Edward Keating work resides in the permanent collections of The Museum of Modern Art in New York City and The Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Florida. In 2008, he has exhibited his collection “New York” alongside Robert Frank’s “The Americans” at the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China and his series about Route 66 was exhibited at Bursa Fotofest in Bursa, Turkey in 2011. His educational experience includes teaching at International Center of Photography as well as The School of Visual Arts, NYC.