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Center Announces the 18th Annual Review Santa Fe Photo Festival

Posted on September 11, 2018 - By CENTER
Center Announces the 18th Annual Review Santa Fe Photo Festival
Center Announces the 18th Annual Review Santa Fe Photo Festival
CENTER is pleased to announce the 18th annual Review Santa Fe Photo Festival, October 18 – 21, 2018, at the Drury Plaza Hotel and the Santa Fe Farmers’ Market Pavilion.

Review Santa Fe Photo Festival showcases many of the most important contemporary photographic projects from around the world, and is one of the nation’s premier professional development conferences for 100 vetted photographers and prominent image influencers.

On Friday, October 19, all are invited to be dazzled by a Portfolio Walk showcasing the 100 selected photographers’ projects. This is a rare opportunity to browse portfolios and speak with the artists.

16 of CENTER’s 2018 Award & Grant winners will present their work over the course of two days: Friday, October 19 and Saturday, October 20. Each artist will display slides of their award-winning projects, and discuss the subjects that their work explores. Each 30-minute talk is followed by a question and answer session with the audience.

Center Announces the 18th Annual Review Santa Fe Photo Festival


PORTFOLIO WALK– FRIDAY, October 19, 6pm – 8pm
Santa Fe Farmers’ Market Pavilion 1607 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501
The 100 photographers lay out their work in a unique expo/exhibition style format for a lively evening of discussions with artists and attendees. The Portfolio Walk provides collectors and photo lovers with an opportunity to discover new work and to connect with talented practitioners.

ARTIST TALKS – FRIDAY, October 19 & SATURDAY, October 20, times vary
Drury Plaza Hotel, 828 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501
16 artists present their award-winning photo projects for a more in-depth look into today’s critical issues.

CLOSING DINNER – SATURDAY, October 20, 7:30pm – 10:30pm (tickets on sale now!)
Drury Plaza Hotel, 828 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501
CENTER honors a luminary in the field of photography who reflects on their lifetime achievements at the closing dinner. This year, CENTER honors the local legend, Mr. Joel-Peter Witkin. Witkin will present at the closing dinner along with a talk by the writer and scholar, Eugenia Parry.

Designed to facilitate relationships between photographers and leading industry professionals, CENTER’s Review Santa Fe is one of the world’s premier events for photographers seeking recognition and career advancement. Nestled in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, CENTER connects 100 photographers with today’s most relevant and esteemed reviewers.


CENTER ( is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization founded in 1994, that honors, supports and provides opportunity for gifted, committed photographers. For nearly 25 years, CENTER has helped photographers across the globe advance their careers and grow to their full potential. Annual CENTER programs include The Choice Awards, Excellence in Teaching Award, Project Launch & Project Development Grants and CENTER’s flagship event, the Review Santa Fe Photo Festival.
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