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The Wheat: Collective Nutrition Workshop

This workshop has the objective to explore the relation on collective work, creation, auto-edition and diffusion of a publication/photo-book. The subject we are going to work on is dedicated to Wheat. Our guideline is going to be the entire wheat cycle. The process of preparing the earth to planting the seeds until it reaches our tables: seeds, cropping, harvesting, transformation and consume elaboration.

To participate on the workshop you need to send a motivational letter and a 30 images proposal which you are going to work with. These images should come from print material related to wheat. For that you can prepare a personal photographic series, photocopies or scans of already existing images.

This workshop has a duration of one year that is gonna be divided on 4 working modules of the wheat cycle. We propose an intensive weekend workshops, starting on Friday afternoon from 19:00 to 21:00, Saturdays from 10:00 to 20:00 and Sundays from 10:00 to 18:00. The dates of the session are in coherence with the wheat cycle: seeding, cropping and harvesting.

The last result will be a free downloading PDF publication.

Friday, February 9th , 2018 at 19:00 presentation and open conference, photography and collective process by Javier Ortiz-Echagüe.

February 10th and 11th , 2018. Pooling of the project and beginning of the workshop : image reception, scans, archive creation, organization and sharing the work that the group is going to do  until the harvest of the final publication.

May 4th, 5th  and 6th, 2018. Workshop.

September 14th , 15th and 16th, 2018. Workshop and final structure definition of the publication.

November 30th and December 1st and 2nd, 2018. Review and Workshop with the last images and final art preparation of the publication.

Aimed at young people and any interested person on creation, collective auto edition and diffusion of a publication.

Free Workshop. Limited space. Sign up at harinerazgz@gmail.com or in person at Harinera ZGZ.

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