Interviewer: Jennifer Blessing, curator, photography, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Leading museums across the country are celebrating contemporary women photographers in a number of solo exhibitions this year. Among the most widely-anticipated shows is a retrospective of the work of Dutch artist Rineke Dijkstra. This interview with the internationally-recognized photographer offers a rare opportunity to hear her inspirations and thoughts before her exhibition at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in June 2012.
Paul Clark, Terry Evans, and Tom Bamberger discuss their work from the Midwest Photographers Project y at the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College Chicago. On display December 11 -- February 19, 2004.
Toshio Shibata discusses his work in conjunction with the exhibition "Consuming Nature" at the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Columbia College Chicago. Also on display December 11 — February 9, 2004.
7/8/09 -- From the beginning, abstraction has been intrinsic to photography, and its persistent popularity reveals much about the medium. Artists Susan Rankaitis and James Welling and UCLA Associate Professor of Art History George Baker debate a host of approaches to the abstract photographic experience in this panel discussion moderated by Lyle Rexer, the author of The Edge of Vision: The Rise of Abstraction in Photography. (Run Time: 1 hour, 17 min.)