Creative Consultations with Joachim Froese
(Friday) 9:00 am - 4:00 pm(GMT+10:00) View in my time
Spend 45 minutes online with renowned photography artist and educator Joachim Froese to discuss your work, receive professional feedback on your concepts and techniques, and get practical tips
Spend 45 minutes online with renowned photography artist and educator Joachim Froese to discuss your work, receive professional feedback on your concepts and techniques, and get practical tips on how to take the next steps in your career as an artist.
Joachim started his own career in regional Tasmania before moving to Brisbane in 1998. Since then, he has exhibited his work across Australia and overseas and his work is held in numerous public collections. He is an experienced educator who has taught photography, design and fine art subjects at a number of universities in Australia and Germany. He is Flying Arts’ longest standing tutor, delivering workshops in photography and professional development across Queensland since 2003.
While Joachim’s main area of expertise is photography, he is interested to look at all types of work and he can offer help and advice in the following areas:
· Develop ideas and concepts in your work;
· Develop and select a powerful portfolio of images;
· Professional development: preparation of exhibitions, marketing & promotion, choosing and approaching galleries, setting professional goals.
Use these 45 minute sessions to discuss matters most relevant to you.
Please bring questions, CVs or resumes, resources, artwork, portfolios or other items to discuss during your consultation. You will have the option to provide these to Flying Arts in advance of your session.
Image credit: ‘Rafael Navarro’ Mountain, Mars, from the series Turned Towards the Firmament, 4 unfixed salt prints, 2022.
Your facilitator: Joachim Froese was born in Montreal, Canada, grew up in Germany and migrated to Australia in 1991. He completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Tasmanian School of Art in Launceston in 1995, a Master of Visual Arts at the Queensland College of Art (QCA) in Brisbane in 2001, and a PhD (Art) at RMIT in Melbourne in 2017.
Combining exceptional technical expertise with a conceptual approach he works across a wide range of digital and analogue processes in photography, including historic printing techniques.
Since 1996 he has exhibited widely across Australia, Europe, Asia and North America and his work is included in numerous public collections including the National Gallery of Australia, the National Portrait Gallery of Australia and QAGOMA. His work has featured in numerous national and international art publications and in 2009 the Queensland Centre for Photography published a monograph of his work.
Froese is an Honorary Lecturer at the School of Communication and Arts, University of Queensland. Since 2001 he has held regular teaching appointments at universities in Australia and Germany. He lives in Brisbane/Meanjin and Berlin.