Adriana López Sanfeliú and Ale Burset, will be the participants of this Leica Talks, in which will talk about their works in the fields of documentary film and advertising. The conversations will be stream through the Leica website.
September 23: Discovering Elliott Erwitt with Adriana López Sanfeliu
Adriana López Sanfeliu (director, screenwriter, producer) was born and raised in Barcelona. After earning a BA in Art History and a BA in Graphic Design, she moved to New York to study documentary photography at the International Center of Photography. There he worked as a photojournalist for the international press for more than ten years, during which time he had the opportunity to work with Elliott Erwitt for three years as an assistant, an experience that he has captured in the documentary “Elliott Erwitt, Silence Sounds Good” (Elliott Erwitt, the silence sounds good). An expert in the work of this great master of contemporary photography, during this Leica Talk she will share her personal experience with Erwitt, comment on and screen some of the most endearing scenes from his documentary, as well as photos of Erwitt currently exhibited at Leica Gallery Madrid.
October 8: Advertising with soul with Ale Bruset
Ale Burset, an Argentine photographer living in Madrid, is one of the most prestigious and recognized publicity photographers in the world. In this Leica Talk you will share with us your experience as a photographer during your career and your passion for Leica cameras, as well as your vision and experiences in the field of advertising and fine art. He has worked for brands such as Nike, Volkswagen, Renault, Save the Children or Campari, among others. Burset has been awarded 36 times at the Cannes Awards, in addition to 90 other international recognitions.
Adriana López Sanfeliu. Discovering Elliott Erwitt
Fecha: September 23
Hora: 7 p.m.
Ale Burset. Advertising with soul
Fecha: October 8
Hora: 7 p.m.
[Photograph: ©Ale Bruset]