Confounding Expectations: Photography in Context - Words Without Pictures

Aperture at The New School Thu 17 Sep 2009 7.00PM-9.00PM The New School, Tishman Auditorium
66 West 12th Street
Free admission
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The Aperture Foundation, the Photography Department at Parsons The New School for Design, and the Vera List Center for Art and Politics present a new season of panel discussions focusing on photography. This event celebrates the launch of the innovative Los Angeles County Museum of Art book project Words Without Pictures, which documents roughly one year of conversations about the most pressing issues shaping contemporary photography.


Panelists
Charlotte Cotton, curator and Head of the Wallis Annenberg Photography Department, LACMA
Matt Keegan, artist and editor of North Drive Press
Alex Klein, artist and Curatorial Fellow in the Wallis Annenberg Photography Department, LACMA
David Reinfurt, graphic designer and co-founder of Dexter Sinister
Denise Wolff, Aperture Editor

Special guests
Fia Backström
Johanna Burton
Melissa Catanese
Sarah Charlesworth
Moyra Davey
Darius Himes
John Lehr
Miranda Lichtenstein
Arthur Ou
Ed Panar
Laurel Ptak


The panel is co-organized by the Aperture Foundation, the Photography Program in the School of Art, Media and Technology at Parsons The New School for Design and the Vera List Center for Art and Politics, and is part of the series Aperture Foundation at The New School. Confounding Expectations: Photography in Context, hosted by The New School since 2001.