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The Photographers: LSI

Dates: 10-Week Course
10/1/08 - 12/17/08
Wed (7:00 PM to 9:30 PM)
Meeting Times: Wednesday: 7-9:30 pm
Code: 08FLS01


Course Description

In this lecture series, which takes place at ICP, 1114 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street, photographers show their work and share their ideas and concerns with the audience.

October 1 Susan Meiselas, In History
October 15 Jeff Liao, From the 7 Train
October 22 Tierney Gearon, Family
October 29 Morten Andersen, Never is Forever
November 5 Arno Rafael Minkkinen, Saga
November 12 Thomas Holton, People
November 19 Ed Kashi, Black Gold
December 3 Lynn Saville, At Night
December 10 Andrew Bush, Stories
December 17 David Alan Harvey, Divided Soul

Susan Meiselas, photojournalist; author, In History, Carnival Strippers, Nicaragua, Kurdistan: In the Shadow of History, Pandora's Box, Encounters With the Dani; editor, El Salvador: The Work of 30 Photographers; member, Magnum Photos; Meiselas' work is the subject of a major exhibition at ICP in the Fall of 2008.

Jeff Liao, photographer; author, Habitat 7; work in collections of JGS Foundation; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Queens Museum of Art; Deutsche Bank; represented by the Julie Saul Gallery.

Tierney Gearon, photographer; author, Daddy, Where Are You?; work included in the Saatchi Gallery exhibition and book, I Am A Camera; subject of the film The Mother Project; widely published and exhibited.

Morten Andersen, photographer; author, White Nights, Leira, Oslo F., Days of Night; work in the collections of the Norwegian Museum of Photography, the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg; internationally exhibited and published.

Arno Rafael Minkkinen, photographer; educator; author, Body Land, Saga-The Journey of Arno Rafael Minkkinen, Homework: The Finnish Photographs 1973-2008; has taught at MIT, the Philadelphia College of Art, the University of Massachusetts, Lowell; work is in the collections of Centre Georges Pompidou, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Addison Gallery of American Art, the Center for Creative Photography, the Polaroid International Collection.

Thomas Holton, photographer; educator; work published in The New York Times, Aperture, American Photography, Peek, The Fader; work in the collection of the New York Public Library, seen there in the recent exhibit, Eminent Domain; represented by the Sasha Wolf Gallery.

Ed Kashi, photojournalist; filmmaker; educator; author, When the Borders Bleed: The Struggle of the Kurds, Aging in America, Curse of the Black Gold: 50 Years of Oil in the Niger Delta; awards include Picture of the Year, World Press Photos, Communication Arts, and American Photography.

Andrew Bush, photographer; author, Bonnettstown: A House in Ireland, Drive; works in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Victoria & Albert Museum, ICP; represented by the Julie Saul Gallery; internationally exhibited and collected.

Lynn Saville, photographer; author, Acquainted with the Night andNight/Shift (to be published in May 2008 by Random House/Monacelli imprint with an introduction by Arthur C. Danto); work is in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, the Museum of the City of New York, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Denver Art Museum. Represented by the Yancey Richardson Gallery.

David Alan Harvey, photographer; photojournalist; member, Magnum Photos; author, Cuba, Divided Soul, Living Proof.

MODERATOR: Phillip S. Block

Due to professional obligations, photographers' lecture dates may change without notice. Made possible with generous support from Getty Images. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.


$155.00 | Members $130.00

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By Phone: 212-857-0001