From the FotoFest e-blast:
Reception and Book Signings Follow the Symposium
Anne Wilkes Tucker – Speaking on the history of curating photography
Charlotte Cotton -Speaking about curating contemporary photography in an international context and the interaction between public programming and programs in the context of the art world
Gilbert Vicario -On curating photography as contemporary art
Daniel Joseph Martinez – Curating from the artists’ perspective and looking at the differences present in contemporary cultural perspectives and curating in a cross-cultural context.
Following the panel there is a reception and book signings by Charlotte Cotton and Daniel Joseph Martinez in the lobby of the Audrey Jones Beck Building, next to the exhibition Ruptures and Continuities: Photography Made after 1960 from the MFAH collection”
This event, and the MFAH’s exhibition, are not to be missed! The exhibition continues through May 9, 2010.