05.11.2005

Photography Talk

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Date/Time: 11/05/2005 12:00 am


Aperture Foundation Lectures
CONFOUNDING EXPECTATIONS: PHOTOGRAPHY IN CONTEXT
PHOTOGRAPHY AFTER FILM: THE SHOCK OF THE NEW TECHNOLOGY
Wednesday, May 11, 7:00 p.m. Free admission. No reservations.
Location: Tishman Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street.
Also available as a webcast at www.dialnsa.edu.
Whether the subject is war or the depiction of ordinary modern life, does film or
digital manipulation make a difference in how the artist interprets reality? Artists who defend the aesthetic superiority of film talk with others whose work embraces the new digital possibilities. Panelists: Susan Meiselas , documentary photographer, essayist, film maker; Duane Michals , poet, philosopher, photographer; and Eleanor Antin , performer, photographer, film maker. Moderated by Amei Wallach , critic and author.