Sunday, January 15, 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.

Philadelphia Museum of Art
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.

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