14:00 – 16:00
FACE TO FACE –
Photography workshop (from 6 years)
What do we see when we observe other people? What impression of the person do we store? Which facial expressions and gestures do we remember? And how can we bring these to the fore photographically? Starting from the works of the artist Peter Laszlo Péri, we examine these questions with photographic means. The artist showed great interest in people, their way of life and relationships, especially since the 1930s. His art was intended to express a social and emotional level in appropriate poses of the figures.
Under the guidance of the photographer Michelle Martins Carvalho, in this workshop children work face-to-face with their companions to take personal portraits and, along the way, learn simple photography techniques. As a result, portrait photos of unique observational styles are created.
We would like to exhibit the portraits made in the course in the mediation room of the Kunsthaus Dahlem until the end of the exhibition of Peter Laszlo Péri. However, approval of this is not a condition of participation!
Feel free to bring your own camera.
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Michelle Martins Carvalho is a freelance photographer based in Berlin. Born in 1982 in São Paulo, Brazil. In 2001, she crossed the ocean to originally study biology at Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. From 2017 to 2022, she developed her photographic skills by studying at the Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie in Berlin under the supervision of renowned German photographers such as Ute Mahler and Göran Gnaudschun. She is fascinated by exploring the uniqueness of her subjects, whether she is photographing people, plants or objects.