RSVP for NYC Authority Collective Meet-up & Workshop - March 29, 2019
WHO: the Authority Collective community. All POC image-makers are welcome. This space will center womxn of color, and queer and trans people of color.
WHAT: An evening of community building + resource/strategy sharing with fellow folks of color working in lens-based visual media.
Where: PhotoShelter, Union Square, NYC
When: Friday, March 29, 2019, 5 to 9 p.m. ET
Why: ✨TO RECLAIM OUR AUTHORITY IN VISUAL MEDIA ✨
After-party at Cafe Erzulie, 894 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11206.
5:00 p.m. Welcome from the Authority Collective team! Meet some of our Board and founding members. Learn more about our past, current and future efforts toward our goal of creating a culture of accountability while supporting and uplifting each other in the face of power structures.
5:30 p.m. Intros & icebreakers
6 to 7 p.m. Portfolio review tips + photo editor AMA (editors TBD)
7 to 8 p.m. Open Mic for WOC/QTPOC: It’s tea time ☕. Our shared experiences as women, queer and trans image-makers of color say a lot about the state of the industries we work in. You’ll have three minutes to share about your experience navigating the industry as a woc/qtpoc. End your mic time by suggesting an actionable solution toward transforming our industry or community for the better.
8 to 9 p.m. Peer review session: Show work, workshop ideas, give and receive feedback
Decompress with us afterwards at Cafe Erzulie in Brooklyn :)
More details to come.