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SPE Annual Conference 2020

Thursday, March 5 – Sunday, March 8

The Westin Galleria 5060 West Alabama Street Houston, Texas 77056


Visit Aperture at booth #5 at the Exhibits Fair during the 2020 Society for Photographic Education’s annual conference in Houston. Focusing on the theme “20/20 Vision,” this year’s conference explores photography’s role at this turning point in history and how it might best be used to respond to the current moment. Aperture will present a new issue of the magazine (#238 “House & Home”), as well as our latest books, including new titles in The Photography Workshop Series and classic and perennial best sellers.

Friday, March 6: signing with Zackary Drucker in the Galleria Ballroom at 6:30 p.m.

Magazine signing with Zackary Drucker following her keynote address: “Transforming the Gaze: An Approach to Queer Creative Practice” at 5:30 p.m.
Aperture magazine issues featuring Drucker’s work: #229 “Future Gender” (guest editor) and #235 “Orlando” (featured portfolio)

Saturday, March 7: Teaching Visual Literacy: Aperture On Sight, Plaza I at 11:00 a.m.

Alice Proujansky will present the Aperture On Sight curriculum, illustrating ways to decode and encode images, and interpret photographs using flexible, engaging inquiry techniques that make material accessible to middle and high school students. Immediately following, there will be a book signing of Go Photo! An Activity Book for Kids (Aperture, 2016) at Aperture’s booth #5 in the Exhibits Fair.


Ticketing information for the SPE Annual Conference is available here.


SPE Annual Conference 2020