Professional Development for Artists: Photography and the Visual Brand¬

A person standing in the woods holding a camera up to their eyes


Saturday, July 27, 2024
10:00 AM-3:00 PM
Virginia MOCA


Adults (16+)
1 session
Judith Soule 

Unlock the power of photography to elevate your artistic career! Through a blend of theory, hands-on practice, and insightful discussions, this program is designed to help emerging and established artists use photography to enhance their professional presence.
We’ll practice technical aspects of photographing artwork and explore storytelling techniques specific to artist portfolios. We’ll also discuss strategies for defining and refining your artistic identity and leveraging online platforms to showcase artwork.   

Whether you’re seeking to expand your online reach, cultivate a distinctive brand, or enhance the visual presentation of your artwork, this class offers invaluable insights and practical guidance to artists of all levels.  
Please bring a sample of your artwork, a camera or cell phone, and a laptop. 

There will be a 30-minute lunch break, so please bring along a bagged lunch.  

Virginia MOCA is committed to ensuring that our professional practices match our values, which include accessibility and connection to community. We can offer a limited number of fee waivers for these programs to those who may need one. If you need a fee waiver, please send an email to, and we will assist you. 

Level: All levels welcome 
Saturday, July 27 
10:00 AM3:00 PM  
Members $60; Nonmembers $75 


Made in VA Biennial

The inaugural Made in VA Biennial juried exhibition celebrates the extraordinary talent of Virginia artists. Featuring over 87 works from 61 artists, this exhibition will present a robust selection of exceptional contemporary art being made throughout the state.

July 12, 2024-January 5, 2025