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Guided Photography Walk and Workshop with Kenneth Chou

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Black and white photo of people laying down on the ground in a sunny park. Trees are in the background.

Guided Walk and Workshop: October 2, 10 am – 12:30 pm
Photography exhibition and discussion: October 16, 10 am – 12 pm

Join us for an Artist Talk and Photo Walk with local photographer Kenneth Chou! Starting at the Guelph Civic Museum with a brief presentation on Guelph’s photographic history and an introduction to photography basics, the photo walk will offer a unique opportunity for participants to take part in an active photographic exhibition on display during Culture Days.

Participants will be encouraged to bring their smartphones, analog or digital cameras as we tour notable and significant landmarks in downtown Guelph. All age groups and skill levels are invited. Participants will engage in hands-on learning regarding composition, exposure and other photographic arts techniques.

The culminating work will be exhibited at the Guelph Civic Museum on October 16th for the final day of Culture Days, with a chance to share photographs created and discuss learnings with Kenneth and other participants.

Come tell your story!

Sign up for the October 2 Guided Walk and Workshop.

Sign up for the October 16 exhibition and discussion.

*Please note, if you wish to attend both the workshop and exhibition, sign up for both events via Eventbrite.

About Kenneth Chou:

Kenneth Chou is a professional photographer and professor at Humber Institute of Advanced Learning and the Haliburton School of the Art and Design. He has a Master of Fine Arts in Documentary Media and Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography. Ken is a big fan of film cameras, documenting public spaces and darkroom printing techniques.

Portrait photograph of Kenneth Chou in black and white. He is smiling and looking at the camera, and wearing a simple v-neck.


Culture Days Event

From September 23 to October 16, celebrate arts, culture and creativity at free events in Guelph and beyond

Where art meets heritage meets a passion for the natural environment, That’s So Guelph! Our creative community embodies values that define Guelph – curiosity, compassion, innovation, collaboration, diversity, environmentalism, and activism. Their work entertains and challenges, beautifies and reveals, charms and inspires, remembers and aspires – and will be on full display daily during Culture Days, all around Guelph, in heritage buildings and contemporary concert halls, in galleries and online, in parks, on trails, and by the river. Come discover what makes us uniquely “so Guelph.”

Visit That’s So Guelph! Culture Days Hub for local event listings.

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Date:
October 2
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Guelph Museums

Venue

Guelph Civic Museum
52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Phone:
519-836-1221
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