Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Conversation: Zoe Strauss, Allan Sekula, Peter Barberie, and Sally Stein


Conversation: Zoe Strauss, Allan Sekula, Peter Barberie, and Sally Stein
Sunday, January 15, 2012
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Van Pelt Auditorium

Free tickets required

Photographers Zoe Strauss and Allan Sekula; Peter Barberie, The Museum’s Brodsky Curator of Photographs, Alfred Stieglitz Center; and exhibition-catalogue contributing author Sally Stein, Professor Emerita, Art History and Film and Media Studies, University of California, Irvine, discuss Strauss’s photography and the ten-year project she held under Interstate 95 in South Philadelphia. The conversation will address the political and social concerns behind Strauss’s practice and how she garnered a mid-career retrospective at the Museum only twelve years after picking up a camera.

1 comment:

Mark Barry said...

Yeah, if she survives the dance party!