Onward in Philly

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Ryota Kajita, Frozen Bubbles, Alaska #1. Kajita is one of the photographers in the ONWARD Summit’s Compé exhibition.Ryota Kajita, Frozen Bubbles, Alaska #1. Kajita is one of the photographers in the ONWARD Summit’s Compé exhibition.

The ONWARD Summit in Philadelphia, an annual conference and networking event designed to explore the medium of photography, takes place February 28 – March 3. This year’s theme is the Language of Place, and the keynote speaker is photographer Andrew Moore. Among the events on deck: a workshop on portraiture with Andrea Modica, and a panel discussion on why we photograph our surrounding, moderated by Peter Woodall, co-founder and co-editor of the Hidden City Daily, which covers architecture, preservation, and design in Philadelphia. Portfolio reviews and Compé, an exhibition of emerging photographers, selected by Andrew Moore.