Between images (2014)

 

BETWEEN IMAGES. PHOTOGRAPHY AND FILM WORKSHOPS

LA VIRREINA CENTRE DE LA IMATGE - ARXIU FOTOGRÀFIC DE BARCELONA - CENTRE DE CULTURA CONTEMPORÀNIA DE BARCELONA (CCCB) - FUNDACIÓ FOTO COLECTANIA

For children aged 6–12. Saturdays from 11 am to 1.30 pm. Free of charge. Book beforehand ([email protected] or call +34 933 064 100 Tuesday to Sunday from 11 am to 7.30 pm.)

Workshops given by photographers and film professionals.

BETWEEN IMAGES aims to teach children aged 6–12 about photography and film by showing them and letting them create images in a series of workshops at four Barcelona centres specialising in images. These four complementary, self-standing workshops will let children experiment with cameras, analyse photographs and explore video and photo editing.

 

SEEN ONLY BY THE CAMERA LA VIRREINA CENTRE DE LA IMATGE. Saturday 26 April, 10 and 31 May and 21 June from 11 am to 1.30 pm

Do people see what cameras see? Is the world really as it appears in pictures? We’ll find out by experimenting with some key aspects of photography.

— We’ll discover the research and creative experimentation carried out by major names in photography and in the days before film.

— We’ll experiment with a camera and create images by playing with time, movement and light.

— We’ll creatively explore the landscapes between video and photography.

— We’ll visit exhibitions on show.

 

PHOTO REVELATIONS ARXIU FOTOGRÀFIC DE BARCELONA. Saturday 29 March and 3 May from 11 am to 1.30 pm

How was photography born? What are its origins? How is a photographic image made? We’ll discover the magical process of making photographs from a camera obscura to developing them.

— We’ll see how to create an image in a camera obscura.

— We’ll find out how to set up a plate camera and look at the image inside.

— We’ll explore the developing process: from a standard-size negative to the image on paper.

— We’ll visit the Entorn 1900 exhibition to discover what Barcelona was like over a century ago and examine the 3D of the time.

 

XCÈNTRIC ROUTES CCCB. Saturday 5 April, 17 May, 7 and 28 June from 11 am to 1.30 pm

Do you need a camera to make a film? How do you film a portrait? At the Xcèntric Archive we’ll discover many different ways of making films and have a go ourselves!

— We’ll watch many different styles of films and clips.

— We’ll create visual maps or collages inspired by films: using frames, words, drawings, lines and signs, among others.

— We’ll edit our own trailers using shots from different films.

 

FROM THE CAMERA TO THE BOOK FUNDACIÓ FOTO COLECTANIA. Saturday 22 March, 12 April, 24 May and 14 June from 11 am to 1.30 pm

How can we recognise a good photograph? Have you ever thought that a photo book is the result of many careful choices that can become a fun game? Delve into the fascinating game of photo books and create your own!

— We’ll discover the expressive aspects of photography.

— We’ll look at and analyse photo books.

— We’ll create our own catalogues: we’ll look at, choose, arrange and link photographs.