Event Type: Community
Isaiah Women is extremely excited to feature Temple Member and documentary photographer, Dotan Saguy, for an evening discussion and showing of his work. Dotan will talk about his journey to professional photography as a second career, how he came to publish a book about Venice Beach, and share projects he is currently working on. While covering these topics, Dotan will show many of his images, tell some of the stories behind them and comment on his approach to making photographs. Autographed copies of his Venice Beach book will be available for sale at a discounted price.
Dessert and coffee/tea will be served.
Cost: $10, payable at the door via cash or check ($5 will go towards the IW Social Action Fund)
All Temple Members and guests are welcome to attend.
Please RSVP to Sherri Zigman at email@example.com
Dotan Saguy was born in a small Israeli kibbutz, grew-up in a diverse working-class Parisian suburb, lived in Lower Manhattan during 9/11 and moved to Los Angeles in 2003. Saguy pursued his passion for photography after a successful career as a high-tech entrepreneur. His award-winning photographs have been published by National Geographic, The Guardian, The Los Angeles Times, Photo District News, ABC News, among other publications. Most recently, Saguy is a proud laureate of the Photolucida Critical Mass Top 50 and his book “Venice Beach” has been awarded bronze in the Deutscher Fotobuchpreis 2018/19. Dotan lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.