Future Imagemakers Speak Out

Students from the 2017 NYU Future Imagemakers workshop will discuss how they use photography to tell their stories and address social justice issues.

Photo credit: Emily Contreras, School of the Future High School

Future Imagemakers Speak Out

Featuring youth photographers: Emily Contreras (School of the Future), Mina Gurkan (Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School), Fredrike Giron-Giessen (School of the Future), Renee Hayes (Medgar Evers College Prep School), Aaron Phillip (NYC Lab High School for Collaborative Studies), Julia Goldstein (Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School), and Momo Takahashi (Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School) and Zarah Browne.

Moderated by: Lorie Novak, Professor of Photography & Imaging and Founder & Director of Future Imagemakers, and NYU Student Teacher Riana Gideon

Presented by

NYU Tisch Department of Photography & Imaging

Students from the 2017 NYU Future Imagemakers workshop will discuss how they use photography to tell their stories and address social justice issues in a panel moderated by Lorie Novak, Professor of Photography & Imaging and Founder & Director of Future Imagemakers.

ORGANIZATION BIO

We at Future Imagemakers are passionate about image-making. We believe in the power of photography as a means for self-expression, building self-confidence, and reflecting on our surroundings and lives. We strive to expand boundaries, open up possibilities, and learn from each other. And we embrace the Internet as a creative space with our website.

NYU Future Imagemakers is a participatory photography project at Tisch School of the Arts Department of Photography & Imaging and part of the Tisch Future Artist Program. Free digital photography classes are offered every spring, taught by NYU faculty and students to NYC area high school students. Applications for Spring 2018 are due November 27, 2018.

To see more by NYU Tisch Department of Photography & Imaging, visit their Photoville exhibition “Selected Work, Class of 2017.”

This panel is part of Photoville Education Day, and open only to participants of this program.