Connections - Create 2019

Connections - Create 2019

Queens Wharf’s Connections photography mentorship programme is back for its sixth year, and applications open Monday, 2 September to enthusiastic, hard-working photographers of all abilities.

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Internationally renowned photographer and Sony NZ digital imaging ambassador, Tom Ang will mentor, advise and guide a group of ten photographers over six weeks to create a stunning exhibition of photography and multimedia to be displayed on Queens Wharf in December through to April 2020.

The theme this year is “Create”, a topic sure to inspire a varied and compelling range of artwork to display.

The lucky participants will attend the free six-week course every Monday evening from 6pm in Auckland’s CBD starting 7 October to 11 November.

Tom and the Panuku panel will review applications and select the successful applicants who will be contacted on Friday, 27 September 2019. The group will be publicly announced on Monday, 30 September 2019.

Applications open Monday, 2 September 2019 and close on Friday, 20 September 2019.

Tom Ang kindly donates his valuable time to Connections – Create with support from Panuku Development Auckland.

To apply, please send an email to answering the following questions:

Phone number:
Website, social media or online portfolio if applicable:

1. Please tell us about yourself in 100 words or fewer.
2. Why are you keen to be involved in this year’s Connections: Create mentorship and exhibition?
3. Are you available to attend six Monday meetings in Auckland CBD over a seven-week period between Monday 7 October to Monday 11 November 2019? (includes one cancellation date)

Please indicate which days you can attend:

7 October (must attend)

14 October        

21 October        

28 October        

4 November     

11 November (must attend)      

Please attach 3 – 5 of your own photographs

Image courtesy of Kunal Kumar (right)

Image courtesy of Kunal Kumar (right)

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