San Francisco

Open Show SF #85 Street Photo Jam @ StreetFoto 2017

June 8th, 2017

07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Harvey Milk Photo Center

50 Scott St. San Francisco, CA 94117




Open Show SF has teamed up again with StreetFoto, the International Street Photography Festival running events between June 5-11. This year's show is FREE and open to the public.

We are now taking street photography submissions to to bring you six presenters chronicling unique perspectives of our city's streets and beyond.

ABOUT THE ORGANIZERS
Open Show holds social screenings worldwide where the public can be inspired, experience compelling visual stories and interact directly with their creators. Share your work:
http://www.openshow.org/en/submissions

StreetFoto San Francisco is an annual international festival that aims to be the world's largest event dedicated entirely to the art of street photography. This second annual gathering from June 5-11 features exhibits, awards, workshops, parties, pub-crawls, portfolio reviews, photowalks, lectures, film screenings, gallery openings, book signings, and contest curation by internationally-known photographers from around the world.
http://streetfoto.org

ABOUT OUR VENUE HOST
For more than 75 years the Harvey Milk Photo Center has been a center of photography in SF with workshops, lectures, exhibitions and the largest darkroom in the west.
http://harveymilkphotocenter.org/

OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS
ViewFind is a highly immersive visual news platform for newsreaders to experience news like never before, blending your community contributions with their editorial expertise to offer something truly revolutionary: multi-perspective visual news.
https://viewfind.com

PRESENTERS


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Street Photography

Skyid Wang

Unposed moments.


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El Muqui

Paccarik Orue

Named after a trickster in local folklore that is simultaneously revered and feared by the inhabitants of the Peruvian city Cerro de Pasco, El Muqui is a celebration of the culture of this community of 70,000 people that is slowly being encroached upon by the large, profitable mine it surrounds


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Consequences

Oliver Klink

“Consequences” addresses the current threats to natural and cultural diversity, sites where modernity, tradition, and wild lands collide. It is an elegy for what is vanishing and a celebration of those cultures on the fringe of modern society resilient enough to maintain their vibrance.


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Non-Places Ghosts

Ricardo García-Mainou

The non-space as a symbol of supermodernity. Malls as artificial cities filled with people that stay even if they don’t intend to shop. Street photos in color and monochrome meant to capture both shadows and reflections, loneliness or temporary communion, waiting and watching and longing.


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