Archive for March 30, 2009
March 31st at MoMA: Panel Discussion and Symposia, “Myths of the West: Photographers, Filmmakers and Writers”
At MoMA the exhibition Into the Sunset: Photography’s Image of the American West runs March 29–June 8, 2009
March 31st at 6pm there will be a Panel Discussion and Symposia featuring photographers, writers, and filmmakers. At this time it is sold-out.
Also on April 6th and 9th at 12:30 p.m. there will be a Brown Bag Lunch Lecture at MOMA.
“In conjunction with Into the Sunset, which examines how photography has pictured the idea of the American West from 1850 to the present, this panel features photographers, a filmmaker, and a writer in a discussion of how their work elicits and contributes to our collective imagination and narratives of the West. Participants include photographer Katy Grannan, writer Annie Proulx, and photographer, filmmaker, and actor Dennis Hopper. Eva Respini, Assistant Curator, Department of Photography, and organizer of the exhibition moderates a discussion.”
Wednesday, April 1, 2:30 p.m.(free)
Meet under the stairs in the Museum Entrance Hall.
This exhibition opens March 31 and continues through August 9th.
To read about the related exhibition “Paul Outerbridge: Command Performance” click here.
To read about Jo Ann Callis, click here.
To read about the publication that accompanies the exhibition, click here.
Thursday, May 21st at 7 p.m. in the Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center:
“Woman Twirling: Jo Ann Callis, Gay Block and Catherine Opie In Conversation”
Free, however reservations are required.
Juried show Dreamwork at the New York Graduate School of Psychoanalysis & The Center for Modern Psychoanalytic Studies
Deadline April 3rd
From the website:
The New York Graduate School of Psychoanalysis & The Center for Modern Psychoanalytic Studies
Address: 16 West Tenth Street, New York, New York 10011
Date: May 9 – June 27, 2009
Juried Competition Open to Original Artwork in Painting, Drawing, Photography, Sculpture, and Works on Paper: Artists 18 years and older residing in the United States may submit up to 3 works for consideration. The gallery cannot accommodate work in the media of film, video, or installation.
Wall-mounted work: Not to exceed 5’ in height or width, and 60 lbs. All work must be wired and ready for installation.
Sculpture: Must fit through a 36”-wide doorway; work weighing more than 100 lbs. must be hand delivered.
Artists with special installation requirements should be available to assist in the installation of their work. The curators reserves the right to refuse accepted work that arrives damaged, is too fragile to be exhibited, or was misrepresented in submission.
How to apply:
To enter, email the completed entry form along with digital images of your artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission images should be in JPEG format, no larger than 8” in height and 300dpi. A full view of the artwork is required; artists may submit one detail view of each submission if they wish. JPEG files should be named as follows: firstinitial.lastname.abbreviatedtitle.jpg. (For example, w.smith.shorttitle.jpg.)
Please be sure that the labeling of your images matches the listing of submitted works on the entry form and that you have included your email address and telephone number. Alternatively, you can mail the completed entry form along with a CD-Rom of your artwork to: “Dreamwork” CMPS, 16 West 10th Street, New York, NY 10011.
All CDs must be PC compatible; CDs will not be returned. Please label your CD with your name, email address, phone number, and submission titles.
Exhibition Date: May 9 – June 27, 2009