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HIGGINSON PROFILED IN FvF

HIGGINSON PROFILED IN FvF

James Higginson and his artwork were profiled in the German Online Magazine, Freunde von Freunden and Zeit Online, 28 December 2015.   http://www.freundevonfreunden.com/interviews/james-higginson/   http://www.zeit.de/zeit-magazin/mode-design/2015-12/freunde-von-freunden-fvf-james-higginson-fs  ...> Read more
HIGGINSON VISITS SARKINETI MONASTERY

HIGGINSON VISITS SARKINETI MONASTERY

On 24 December 2015, James Higginson visited the Sarkineti Monastery, Georgia, to do follow up interviews for his upcoming documentary feature, DEVOUT.  He showed the monks the rough cut of the film and listened to their feedback. www.devoutmovie.com...> Read more
HIGGINSON APPEARS ON GEORGIAN TV

HIGGINSON APPEARS ON GEORGIAN TV

Director James Higginson appeared on Georgian TV to report and feature his upcoming documentary DEVOUT. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUX5fbK-Bu0&sns=em...> Read more
SICILY 09.15

SICILY 09.15

JOURNEY WITH JAMES HIGGINSON Photography Workshops in Sicily WEEK 1    SEPTEMBER 6-12     700 Euro transportation and lodging included     airfare not included WEEK 2    SEPTEMBER 13-19     700 Euro transportation and lodging included     airfare not included 10 STUDENT MAX   Week 1
STORIES IN MEDIEVAL VILLAGES September...> Read more
BEHOLD

BEHOLD

Perspectives at Play in a Young Man’s Mind   HAUS AM KLEISTPARK, Berlin March 27-May 10, 2015   James Higginson has used the staging of images in his artistic and photographic domain for many years. The focus of the exhibition, BEHOLD, curated from recent series,...> Read more
HIGGINSON evening at Georgian Embassy, Berlin

HIGGINSON evening at Georgian Embassy, Berlin

HIGGINSON event at Georgian Embassy, Berlin(click to see video) GEORGIAN MONASTERIES: Between the earth and sky
An evening with Artist/Filmmaker James Higginson American James Higginson presented documentary footage of his current film project, DEVOUT, and showed photographs and video from behind the scenes while he...> Read more
AVB-LAB WINTER WORKSHOPS 2015

AVB-LAB WINTER WORKSHOPS 2015

Descriptions in AVB-LAB Workshops   ART DIRECTION  1, FEBRUARY 1, 2, 3 & 6, 2015 ART DIRECTION 2, FEBRUARY 8, 9, 10 & 13, 2015   LODGING: Berlin Workshops: Art Direction 1, Art Direction 2
To Find Youth Hostels near to Avonbiehl.
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Youth...> Read more
Transmission Simulacrum: Quantum Teleportation

Transmission Simulacrum: Quantum Teleportation

Seela Jousi(Finland)
Irma Entenmann(Germany)
Fabian Tombers(Germany) AVB-LAB Berlin is thrilled to announce the successful international Quantum Teleportation of an original artwork from TAMPERE, FINLAND to BERLIN, GERMANY. With this successful quantum teleportation, the artists raise questions and doubts around the traditional issues of authorship, ownership,...> Read more
SUMMER 2014 WORKSHOPS

SUMMER 2014 WORKSHOPS

AVB-LAB SUMMER WORKSHOP PROGRAMS  Descriptions in AVB-LAB Workshops   ART DIRECTION  1, August 17,18,19 & 22 ART DIRECTION 2, August 24,25,26 & 29 VISUAL STORYTELLING, August 30, 31, September 1, 2 ASSIGNMENT:SICILY, September 7-13   LODGING: Berlin Workshops: Art Direction 1, Art Direction 2, and...> Read more
AVB-LAB MASTER CLASS  Spring 2014

AVB-LAB MASTER CLASS Spring 2014

IT is GOING to HAPPEN_03 The Transmission Simulacrum: “Quantum Teleportation”
What‘s a teleport? Scanning all of the atoms in an object, save them as data, and recreate this code with new atoms in another space. We‘re going to create an original sculpture in Finland, scan...> Read more
AVB-LAB winter 2014 Interns

AVB-LAB winter 2014 Interns

AVB-LAB welcomes interns Nour Emam and Sara Sallam from Cairo, Egypt. They are working with us in video and still photography during the month of February....> Read more
PHOTO/DYNAMIC - workshops in INDIA

PHOTO/DYNAMIC – workshops in INDIA

PHOTO/DYNAMIC-INDIA A set of 3 separate and unique workshops in photography offered for the beginner, intermediate and advanced student. Presented by studio AVONBIEHL with James Higginson. We meet in Delhi, India for the first exciting week.   Morning Workshop(16-20 Dec.) -DYNAMIC COMPOSITION- tailored to the...> Read more
PHOTO/EMOTION workshop in apulia, Italy

PHOTO/EMOTION workshop in apulia, Italy

AVONBEIHL, Berlin and PROPUGLIAPHOTO, Italy come together to create a new, exciting, world wide photography workshop. Travel with James Higginson and Kash Gabriele Torsello around the world to capture images that emphasize the emotional impact of a picture, a story, a person, or an event. ...> Read more
WILLFUL BLINDNESS Italian Premiere during 55th Venice Biennale

WILLFUL BLINDNESS Italian Premiere during 55th Venice Biennale

AVONBIEHL is pleased to announce the Italian Premiere of James Higginson’s experimental art film, WILLFUL BLINDNESS on Tuesday, 9 July 2013 at the Palazzo Zenobio, Venice, 9 pm.  WILLFUL BLINDNESS will screen during the 55th Venice Biennale. Director/Fine artist James Higginson will be present for...> Read more
DEUTSCHLAND PREMIERE: WILLFUL BLINDNESS

DEUTSCHLAND PREMIERE: WILLFUL BLINDNESS

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Master Class-Spring 2013 forming now

Master Class-Spring 2013 forming now

The Spring 2013 MASTER CLASS workshop is now forming.  First meeting will be Saturday April, 13th.  Registration required....> Read more
HIGGINSON workshop at PWSFTVIT Łódź

HIGGINSON workshop at PWSFTVIT Łódź

James Higginson was invited to PWSFTVIT Łódź,(Polish National Film School) to give an artist talk and weekend workshop in the photography department.  Discussions were combined with practical work in the large studio.  Students were able to explore the concept of cinematic narration in digital and...> Read more
Willful Blindness Premier at RIFE

Willful Blindness Premier at RIFE

Nomination BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM Reel Independent Film Extravaganza  ...> Read more
Master Class-Spring 2012

Master Class-Spring 2012


Marcello Curto: Project title: LOS CRÉDITOS Abstract: PORTRAITS OF ARGENTINIAN CINEMA The photo series ‘Los créditos’ is about the people behind Argentinian cinema. From the person supervising the script to the big shot film producer, it captures their peculiar lifes in a photograph and offers...> Read more
Georgian Warriors

Georgian Warriors


Tbilisi, July 2012, documenting the Black Shields of Georgia in portraiture.  Shot in and around the Georgian Enthnological Museum houses.    ...> Read more
Georgia- March 2012

Georgia- March 2012


Third visit to Georgia included excursions into remote areas, including Davit Gareji, directly on the Azerbaijani Border.  ...> Read more
Collodion Wetplate Workshop: 2011-2012

Collodion Wetplate Workshop: 2011-2012


Student works from the one day intensive workshop.  ...> Read more

Georgian Monesteries- July 2012


July-2012, I had the privilege to visit monasteries in the Kosipa Region of Georgia. I shot photos and footage for a planned documentary(see PROJECTS).  Our guide was Mamao Shia, my camera assistant: Eric Saar, and I am very grateful to my Georgian friend Tarkhan for...> Read more
Master Class- Winter 2011

Master Class- Winter 2011


Katharina Heil Project Title: SYSTEME Systeme#1.Kommunikation
Systeme#2.Realität
Systeme#3.Affinität C-Prints kaschiert auf Alu-Dibond
Schattenfugenrahmen
54 cm x 54 cm...> Read more
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