Upcoming Events

The Annenberg Space for Photography offers over 50 events a year, often themed around photography and our exhibits. Scroll below to view our current calendar of events, featuring workshops, panels, portfolio reviews and our acclaimed Iris Nights lecture series. Many events are free or have nominal fees. Check back regularly for new exhibitions and programs. Register now before they fill up!


Bruce Gilden: In the Crowd

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Photographer Bruce Gilden will discuss his life’s work, which centers on street photography and often-overlooked subjects.

Snap Workshop: Instagram for Entrepreneurs

with The Brand Gals

Want to learn how your business can get the most out of Instagram?

Larry Fink: Within Yin and Yang: The Big Bang Theory of Visual, Emotional Organization

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Larry Fink will discuss his wide range of experiences with his ever-inquisitive camera, documenting the lives of “the rich and poor, the jerks and the saints, the happy and the sad.”

Portfolio Review and Master Class

with Larry Fink

Take advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to spend the day with Larry Fink, a living legend of photography.

Master Class - Self-Publish your Photo Book: From Kickstarter to MOMA

with Robert Herman

Master the pathways to successful self-publishing with New York street photographer Robert Herman, who will share the inspiring journey to publication of his first photo book.

Slumdog Multimillionaires

Lecture Panel

Join us for an engrossing evening with renowned photographers who have chronicled the influence of affluence on societies outside of the United States, in places where the divide between the poor and the wealthy is more like a chasm.

Jessica Craig-Martin: Public Relations

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Jessica Craig-Martin will discuss her thought-provoking approach to event photography and her career documenting the extremes of haute society.

Myles Little: One Percent: Privilege in a Time of Global Inequality

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Curator Myles Little (“a rising leader and visionary” according to The Huffington Post) will walk audiences through the genesis of his new project, its roots in MoMA’s historic Family of Man exhibit, and a slideshow of these extraordinary, timely images.

Renée C. Byer: Living on a Dollar a Day: The Lives and Faces of the World’s Poor

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Renée C. Byer will speak about her internationally acclaimed book, Living on a Dollar a Day: The Lives and Faces of the World’s Poor, which illuminates the stories of people living on the brink of survival and invites us to put an end to extreme poverty.

Planning for Success: The Business of Art

with A. McLean Emenegger

Art is a business – to attain your career goals, you must combine common sense and professional savvy.

Lauren Greenfield's GENERATION WEALTH

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Lauren Greenfield will discuss the 25-year journey behind the making of her thought-provoking GENERATION WEALTH project, culminating in her new exhibit and a documentary feature.

Juliet Schor: Re-thinking Materialism: From competitive consumption to the eco-habitus

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Juliet Schor will discuss the consequences of a consumer culture obsessed with wealth and “fast fashion,” outlining a better path for society that is grounded in true materialism and ecological sanity.