Upcoming Programming

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

Watch the video below to learn more about our Iris Nights lecture series:


Cuba Is

Opening Party

Join us for a Havana-inspired evening to help us celebrate the opening of our new exhibit Cuba Is. The night will feature food, drinks, live music and a first look at the exhibition.

Leysis Quesdada Vera: A Little Piece of Light

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Photographer Leysis Quesada Vera will talk about how “a little piece of light” describes the relationship between her photography and her life.

Elliott Erwitt: Personal Best

Iris Nights Lecture Series

In this lecture he simply calls, “Personal Best,” Elliott Erwitt will show and speak about a selection of his most favorite photographs from his visits to Cuba in 1964 and 2015.

Anna Mia Davidson: Cuba: Black and White

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Anna Mia Davidson will discuss how her black-and-white photographs reflect the resilience, ingenuity, and spirit of the Cuban people.

Michael Christopher Brown: Cuba After Fidel

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Michael Christopher Brown will discuss his ongoing “Paradiso” project, capturing the lives of Havana youth and the underground electronica music scene populated by “frikis.”

Family Fun Weekend

PST LA/LA Focus: Saturday

Join us for a weekend of Cuban dance, group art activities, story-time hosted by Books and Cookies, face-painting by Rainbow Painted Smiles and interactive Latin musical and dance performances.

Family Fun Weekend

PST LA/LA Focus: Sunday

Join us for a weekend of Cuban dance, group art activities, story-time hosted by Books and Cookies, face-painting by Rainbow Painted Smiles and interactive Latin musical and dance performances.

Greg Kahn: Havana Youth

Iris Nights Lecture Series

The photographer Greg Kahn will discuss how youth identity in Cuba is rapidly evolving and redefining what it means to be Cuban.

Tria Giovan: The Cuba Archive: Photography from the 1990s

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Tria Giovan will discuss the process behind her decision to re-edit 450 of her images nearly 25 years after she originally visited Cuba, revealing how political changes altered the landscape she captured decades ago.