Seizing Shadows: Questions of Reality in Chinese Photography, a lecture by Christopher Phillips, Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 6 p.m.
in Taylor Hall, room 203
with a reception in the Jade room of taylor hall beginning at 5 p.m.

Christopher Phillips, Curator at the International Center of Photography in New York, has organized numerous exhibitions of historic and contemporary photography. In 2004, together with Wu Hung, he curated Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China, the first major exhibition in the United States. His own subsequent exhibitions continue to explore the entire range of contemporary Asian photography: Atta Kim: On-Air (2006), Shanghai Kaleidoscope (2008), Heavy Light: Recent Photography and Video from Japan (2008), H20: Art on the Horizon of Nature (2010), and ang Qingsong: When Worlds Collide (2011). His specializations extend westward as well, with many publications to his credit, including a landmark anthology, Photography in the Modern Era: European Documents and Critical Writings 1913-1940, prepared in conjunction with a major exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He also teaches as an adjunct member of the faculty at New York University and Barnard College.

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