From the En Foco program website:
Emerging Photographers: Get Your Work Noticed!
WHAT: Come to En Foco‘s FREE professional development seminar, “Foot in the Door: Tips for Submitting your Work”
WHY: With so much competition, how can you make your work stand out? Learn about the tips, standard guidelines and procedures needed to apply for grants, artist residencies, exhibition and publication opportunities.
WHEN: Friday, June 13, 2008, 6-8pm
WHERE: El Taller Boricua Gallery
Julia De Burgos Latino Cultural Center
1680 Lexington Ave at 106th, New York, NY 10029
About the Presenter:
Marisol Díaz (En Foco Program Director) has been with En Foco since 1999, and in addition to curating its Touring Gallery exhibitions, her accomplishments include teaching photography classes at the Bronx International High School, Bronx River Art Center, the Millbrook Community Center in the Bronx, and Pelham Hutchinson Elementary in Pelham, NY, Bronx Museum of the Arts, the Bronx Council on the Arts and Pepatián. Díaz has served as a panelist for the Bronx Council on the Arts, Bronx Net and Coca Cola’s Art in Harmony program and is a current member of NPPA. She is a recipient of the Brio Award (Bronx Recognizes its Own, 2004) from the Bronx Council on the Arts and the NY State Senate Award for her contribution to the arts in her community (2002). Her work has been exhibited in several galleries and alternative spaces in New York and Philadelphia.