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June 2-28, 2014

VSW's Summer Institute

VSW's Summer Institute is a series of intensive one-week and weekend workshops conducted by visiting artists and scholars and the staff of VSW. These concise, concentrated workshops enable students to focus on skills and concepts that will have lasting affects on their practice and thinking.


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Members & Supporters

By joining the Visual Studies Workshop community, your membership helps to keep our programs and events free and open to the public.

As a member you receive Afterimage, VSW's bi-monthly journal of the media arts and cultural criticism, opportunities to participate in member activities like Pecha Kucha nights and Member Share Fairs, as well as announcements to all of VSW's free community programs like exhibitions, screenings, Visual Book Club, and other events.

Become a Member

$20 Student Membership,
includes Afterimage subscription

$35 Individual Membership,
includes Afterimage subscription

$50 Dual Membership,
includes one Afterimage subscription

Become a Supporter

$75 Supporter, includes one Afterimage subscription plus a 10% discount on all VSW Press titles and a free 8x10 print
from the Soibelman Collection.

Thank You for Your Support!

Sign up today and receive our next issue of Afterimage!

Sign-up online! Once you create an account with Visual Studies Workshop you will be able to easily renew your membership, register for workshops, symposia, and other VSW activities. [Online Registration Site]

Paying with a check? Please print, fill out, and mail us the Membership Form [PDF] along with your check.

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June 26-28, 2014

Photo-Bookworks Symposium

A biannual gathering where invited international artists, critics, curators, and publishers discuss some of the most challenging and innovative photobooks created in the world today. VSW's Photo-Bookworks Symposium is an opportunity to learn from artists speaking about making their books, about the history of photobooks, about contemporary publishers and self-publishing, and much more.

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