Past Workshops

Below is a list of past Community Archiving Workshops. Each workshop contributed their documentation, resources, and other materials to help organize future workshops.

2011 Austin

November 15, 2011, Austin History Center, Austin, TX As part of the AMIA conference in 2011, Community Archiving Workshop took place at the Austin History Center in Austin, TX. The workshop handled the Center's Texas Motion Picture Service (TMPS)...

2012 Seattle

December 4, 2012, Three Dollar Bill Cinema, Seattle, WA Images

2013 Richmond

November 5, 2013, Valentine Richmond History Center and Virginia Commonwealth University Library, Richmond, VA Images

2014 Oaxaca

August 22, 2014 - As part of the symposium 1ER ENCUENTRO DE ARCHIVISTAS AUDIOVISUALES DE OAXACA (1st Meeting of Audiovisual Archivists of Oaxaca), Mona Jimenez and Walter Forsberg organized a CAW with the community media center Ojo de Agua Comunicación ...

2014 Savannah

October 8, 2014, All Walks of Life (AWOL) and Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, GA Images

2015 Nashville

April 18, 2015, Metropolitan Government Archives of Nashville and Davidson County, Nashville, TN as part of the National Council for Public History (NCPH) Annual Meeting. In this workshop CAW partnered with The Metropolitan Government Archives of...

2015 New York

November 4, 2015, DCTV (Downtown Community Television Center), New York City, NY The Community Archiving: Media Collections class, supervised by Associate Arts Professor Mona Jimenez in collaboration with DCTV – the Downtown Community Television C...

2015 Portland

November 18, 2015, Vanessa Renwick (artist) & Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA), Portland, OR Images

2016 New York

November 2016, Black Public Media aka National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC), New York City, NY. As part of a New York University Cinema Studies course “Community Archiving: Media Collections” class taught by Associate Arts Professor Mona Jim...

2016 Pittsburgh

November 9, 2016, Attack Theatre, City of Asylum, and David Newell, Pittsburgh, PA Images Documentation Film FILM Inventory Condition Form (Responses )(Admin ) Video VIDEO Inventory Condition Form (Responses )(Admin ) DVD...

2016 Santiago, Chile

June 2016 - Santiago, Chile. The CAW was organized by members of Audiovisual Preservation Exchange (APEX ), a program of New York University (NYU). APEX Santiago was organized with the community media center Señal Tres La Victoria and the Biblioteca ...

2016 Tokyo

November 2016 - The CAW was organized by Ann Adachi from Collaborative Cataloging Japan and Mona Jimenez, with assistance from Laurie Duke. Partners were with Nihon University College of Art and the Japan Society of Image Arts and Sciences (JASIAS...

2017 Bangkok

April 5, 2018 - Bangkok - Bono Olgado reported in 2018: “Inspired by CAW Manila, the SEAPAVAA Council/Board (Southeast Asian Pacific Audiovisual Archives Association ) has agreed to take CAW as a key annual endeavor of the association.” Bono also rep...

2017 Manila

April 1, 2017 - University of the Philippines School of Library and Information Studies (UPSLIS), Quezon City, Manila. UPSLIS Students under the supervision of Professor Benedict "Bono" Olgado and Professor Mona Jimenez, in collaboration with the IBON...

2017 New Orleans (AV Fair)

November 29, 2017, Community AV Archiving Fair in cooperation with NOVAC, Old Mint, 400 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, LA The annual meeting of the Association of Moving Image Archivists (www.amiaconference.com) was in New Orleans November 29-December...

2018 Portland (AV Fair)

Saturday, December 1, 2018 | 10am-4pm | Hilton Portland Downtown Join us for a free Community AV Archiving Fair! Independent media makers, collecting institutions, and community groups in the Portland area are invited to bring your challenges, your...

2019 Baltimore

2019 Baltimore CAW at the Baltimore Museum of Industry November 13, 2019, Deaf Folklife Films Collection, Baltimore Museum of Industry, Baltimore, MD. For this workshop we worked with the Deaf Folklife Films Collection- a project which aims...