Archive for October 19, 2007

Jeffrey Hoone Lectures at the Phoenix Art Museum, Tuesday 10/23/07

From the Press Release:

“One of the great shifts in Western art over the last three decades is photography’s move from a subsidiary position, akin to the one still occupied by drawings and prints, to a central place alongside painting and sculpture.” Arthur Lubow, New York Times

Photography: The Art of Standardized Change
featuring Jeffrey Hoone

Jeffrey Hoone is the Executive Director of Light Work, a central New York organization that provides direct support to artists working in the mediums of photography and digital imaging, and Executive Director of Community Darkrooms, a state-of-the-art affordable, public-access photography and digital imaging facility that “supports the artist in everyone.”

Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 7pm

Whiteman Hall, Phoenix Art Museum
Central and McDowell

Admission is Free – Refreshments will Follow

A Contemporary Forum Event that Welcomes Everyone

Over the past thirty years, art photography has experienced an explosion like no other time in the history of the medium. Not only has the number of artists making photographs increased tremendously, but the number of museums exhibiting and collecting photographs has increased dramatically in a relatively short period of time. This lecture will look at these changes and also reflect on the history of the medium to consider if this is a revolution or an evolution.” Jeffrey Hoone

This event is sponsored by Phoenix Art Museum Trustee Joe Lampe and Shawn Lampe.”

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