calendar update July 20, 2013* see details for Paris and London below calendar

Screen Shot 2013-07-20 at 1.31.29 PM

Program calendar information

  • Monday, July 22
    individual conferences with Howard
    Studio visit to Gilles Perrin and Nicole Ewenczyk
    Meet at the statue next to Jim Casper’s apartment at 2:30 p.m. for 3:00 p.m. session. Bring your METRO tickets.
  •  Tuesday, July 23
    Lecture by photojournalist Nigel Dickenson
    Meet at the statue next to Jim Casper’s apartment at 9:30 a.m. for 10:00 a.m. session.
    We will walk to a classroom at:
    ACCENT Paris Study Center
    89, rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine
    75011 PARIS
    Tel: +33-1-53-02-01-30
    Museum visit to Jeu de Paume
    1 Place de la Concorde
    75008 Paris
    See three exhibitions:Lorna Simpson, Ahlam Shilbi: Phantom Home and An Exhibition—An Event
    Look at website before going to museum
    Museum is situated at the Northeast end of the Tuileries Gardens, which you might want to explore before or after our museum visit. It is on a small hill hidden by trees.
  •  Wednesday, July 24
    Morning free to work on editing of projects
    1:00 p.m. Class critique of work in Paris
    Critique will be held at:
    ACCENT Paris Study Center
    89, rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine
    75011 PARIS
    Tel: +33-1-53-02-01-30

Thursday, July 25

Travel day to London and London orientation
Check out of the youth hostel a little before 8:00 a.m. Meet by the Carousel at St. Paul packed and ready to go at 8:00 a.m. We will take taxis in groups to Gare du Nord to get the Eurostar to London.

In addition to your passports make sure you have the U.K. Entry Clearance letter Study Abroad issued before you left the U.S.

When we arrive in London we will take taxis to Regent’s College. You should tell the taxi driver that you want to go to Regent’s College on the Inner Circle of Regent’s Park. Once you arrive go to main reception and they will direct you to the room where our orientation will take place.

Friday, July 26

Martin Barnes, Senior Curator, Photographs
Word & Image Department
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road
10:30 a.m.
Will need to allow 45-60 minutes for trip to museum
Sebastiao Salgado’s Genesis Project
Natural History Museum
Directly across the street from the V&A
2:30 p.m. followed
Note: The museums require you to check bags. This may be a good day to leave your big cameras in the flat and bring just your point and shoot cameras.

Saturday, July 27
Free day for working on projects and seeing London

Sunday, July 28
Sunrise visit to Stonehenge by brief visit to Salisbury and then on to Lacock.
Departure information to come, but assume departure will be around 2:30 a.m..

Monday, July 29
Individual project conferences in common room at student residences
Free for working on projects and seeing London

Tuesday, July 30, Regent’s College
Andy Golding
10:30 a.m.
Michelle Sank
3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 31, Regent’s College
Åsa Johannesson
10:00 a.m.

Thursday, August 1, Regent’s College
Grace Robertson
3:00 p.m.

 Friday, August 2, Regent’s College
Class critique—no guest speaker
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Farewell lunch at a place to be determined