Workshops in Italy

Light Into Matter 2019

How do we bring light into what matters? This workshop creates space to imagine just that – personally and collectively. Visual art experiences, facilitated by Carol Panaro-Smith and James Hajicek and experiences in writing facilitated by Mary Kay Zeeb, serve as the foundation of this 10-day workshop. Daily art practices will become a way of connecting […]

The Next Step 2019

A RETREAT FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS IN TUSCANY Imagine 7 days, nestled in a rambling Baroque villa in a medieval town surrounded by chestnut forests in the hills of Tuscany. What better setting to immerse yourself in a supportive community of faculty and peers and focus entirely on your creative process. Group critiques, informative visual presentations and […]

The Art of Poetic Storytelling 2019

Imagine creating your own photographic stories with a Baroque Italian villa as your set, and the rolling hills of Tuscany as your backdrop. Welcome to “The Art of Poetic Storytelling.” In this six-day/seven-night workshop/retreat, set in the hilltop Tuscan village of Benabbio, we will develop and hone our ability to craft conceptual images with authentic […]