In Conversation: David Fahey & Frank Ockenfels 3, Jan 8, 2020
APA LA is proud and honored to announce that David Fahey, the influential owner and director of the renowned Fahey/Klein Gallery in Los Angeles, will be curating our 2020 Off The Clock photo competition.
David has been a leader in the photo industry for over 45 years and has introduced and exhibited over 500 artists in his career, including such notable photographers as Irving Penn, Horst P. Horst, Peter Beard, Man Ray, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Joel-Peter Witkin, Mary Ellen Mark, James Nachtwey, Bruce Weber, Allen Ginsberg, Tina Modotti, Edward Weston, Herb Ritts, Jim Marshall, George Hurrell, Annie Leibovitz, Sebastião Salgado, Mark Seliger, Dan Winters and Frank Ockenfels III- among others.
To kickoff our 2020 Off The Clock call for entries in early January 2020, David will be presenting a talk with special guest Frank Ockenfels III on January 8th, 7pm-10pm at the Fahey/Klein Gallery. This is your chance to meet and hear these two influential luminaries of photography discuss the art and commerce of the medium and the importance of personal work. It will also be your chance to hear David discuss his aesthetic, point of view and appreciation of the photographic image – giving those who attend a leg-up prior to entering the competition.
Tickets went fast! You can see Frank Ockenfels and a presentation of his work along with a book signing at the Museum of The Photographic Arts with APA in San Diego on January 23. Register here
The show continues at Fahey/Klein gallery until January 11
Enter OFF THE CLOCK by February 1, 2020
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