June 2, 2010 | Source: Monroe Gallery of Photography

Image #1 for REVIEW SANTA FE JUNE 3 - 6

The nonprofit organization, Center, founded in 1994, supports, promotes and provides opportunity to gifted and committed photographers.

It is the aim of Center to help photographers identify their creative goals and accomplish them through feedback, support and opportunities. The annual programs include the Project Competition, the Choice Awards, Santa Fe Prize, Excellence in Teaching Award, Review LA, Review Santa Fe and the Center website. Public exhibitions and expositions of the work are held in conjunction with the Awards and Portfolio Reviews.

Center's Review Santa Fe is the premier juried portfolio review event in the U.S. It is a weekend conference designed for photographers who have created a project or series and are seeking feedback, critical discourse and networking opportunities with professionals looking for new work.

Up to 100 photographers are selected to meet with esteemed curators, editors, publishers, gallerists and others eager to discuss photography. Michelle Monroe of Monroe Gallery of Photography is a participating reviewer, click here for the full list. And here is a list of photographers and their images.

Photographers receive 9 twenty-minute portfolio reviews, a night of Portfolio Viewing open to the public and inclusion in the online Photographers Listing.

A highlight of the weekend is the Portfolio Viewing:

When: Friday, June 4, 5:30-8:00pm

Where: Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza
Cost: Free and open to the public

Collectors and lovers of photography will appreciate this extraordinary opportunity to view the compelling projects of 100 nationally recognized photographers, including many on the cusp of wider acclaim.

Please join us on this one special evening to view a broad range of contemporary photography, encompassing social, environmental and political issues, plus exceptional fine-art projects.

The public will have the opportunity to peruse the bodies of work and speak with
the artists. If you love contemporary photography, you won't want to miss this lively event.

For more information, contact CENTER.