Author Archives: Aline Smithson

Finalist in the 2018 Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

Beyond excited to announce that I am a finalist in the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize and my photograph, Melanesia, from Fugue State, will be exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery in London from October 18th – January 29th. The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018 is the leading international competition which celebrates and promotes [...]

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Bibliophile at the Panopticon Gallery in Boston

Excited to have work in the Bibliophile exhibition at the Panopticon Gallery in Boston! To coincide with start of a new school year, Panopticon Gallery presents Bibliophile, a studious exhibition for lovers of photography and the printed page. This show features works by Thomas Allen, Carolyn Hampton, Sean Kernan, Aline Smithson, Mark Douglas, Fawn Potash, [...]

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Room to Dream Workshop in the South of France…Mais Oui!

Needless to say, I am thrilled and excited to be invited by the Colorado Photographic Arts Center to teach a workshop in the South of France in June 2019. Room to Dream will inspire all levels of photographers to not only capture the beauty of the South of France, but make work that is artful, [...]

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Private Mentoring, Portfolio Reviews, or Consultations

I work with photographers all over the world, doing private tutorials via Skype, telephone, or in person if you live in Southern California. Sessions usually last an hour and can be on a regular or as needed basis. My specialty is helping photographers focus their visions and get their work into the fine art market. [...]

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Made by Hand at GALLERY 1/1

I am thrilled to have work from my Shadows and Stains series included in the Made By Hand Exhibition at GALLERY 1/1 in Seattle, WA. The Opening Reception is Thursday, July 19th 6-9pm and runs through September 15th, 2018. GALLERY 1/1 is celebrating the 5th Anniversary of one of their favorite art publications, The Hand [...]

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Limelight at the Obscura Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Thrilled to be included in the inaugural exhibition at the Obscura Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Gallery Director/Owner Jennifer Schlesinger has curated 5 female gallery artists: Coco Fronsac, Susan Burnstine, Joyce Tenneson, Brigitte Carnochan, and me into an exhibition titled, Limelight. The Grand Opening is Friday, June 22, 2018, 4 – 7pm. Location: 1405 [...]

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Photographing with Interntion at the Santa Fe Workshops

Photographing with Intention With Aline Smithson When: March 31 – April 05, 2019 Category: Creative Vision, Fine Art, The Business Side Tuition: $1,595 Fees: $75 Model, Location, and Materials Fee This workshop is filling quickly. Please call soon to register (505) 983-1400, ext. 111. Description: Would you like to make fine art photographs with purpose, [...]

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2018 PIE Lab at the Center for Photographic Arts

  Join me in Carmel, California–an amazing setting to enjoy learning and photographing–for a weekend of workshops during the 2018 Pie Labs! October 5- 7th, 2018 PIE = Photography + Ideas + Experience. Registration for our renowned PIE Labs weekend of workshops will open July 25, so now is the time to make your plans. [...]

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The CURRENTS Exhibition at the Ogden Museum

Honored to have six pieces in the CURRENTS 2017 Exhibition at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans. The exhibition is in conjunction with the PhotoNOLA Festival. Opening Dec 7 – Feb 4th, 2018

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The Big Picture:Two Days of Workshops

I am so excited to not only attend the upcoming Still Life Exhibition at the South x Southeast PhotoGallery in Molena, Georgia, but also to teach a two day workshop. Please join me! Part I, January 19th, 9-4 South x Southeast PhotoGallery Molena, Georgia For this two part workshop, Aline will spend the 1st day [...]

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