“Food For Thought” is an exhibition opening this Thursday at the Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography in Charlotte, North Carolina. From the e-announcement:”Food For Thought: An exhibition featuring eight artists for whom food is their creative muse.”
Food For Thought is guest curated by Ariel Shanberg, Executive Director at the Center for Photography at Woodstock in New York.
Food For Thought features artist photographers Sian Bonnell, Christine Chin, Stephanie Diamond, Lucas Foglia, video artists Mary Magsamen and Stephan Hillerbrand, Mary Parisi, Susana Reisman and Brian Ulrich.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT Opens March 6, 2008 OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, March 6th, 6 – 9pm Reception is FREE LECTURE by BRIAN ULRICH at 7:30Brian Ulrich’s work explores contemporary consumer culture; the work in the exhibit is behavioral studies of grocery stores and the people in them. Named one of the years 30 Emerging Photographers by Photo District News magazine (2007), Ulrich’s work is highly collectible. A teacher and artist in Chicago, Ulrich’s work is housed in major museum collections such as the Art Institute of Chicago, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, among others. See him lecture at the Opening Reception for Food For Thought.