Director's Choice Lecture on current black-and-white photography exhibition, October 10 at Fairfield University's Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery




What:

The first in a series of four Director's Choice lectures on Modern and Contemporary art topics begins with a lecture on the current exhibition, A New Reality: Black-and-White Photography in Contemporary Art, Friday, October 10 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery.

The exhibition, described by The New York Times as containing "stirring images," opened in September and runs through December 7. The works are from the collection of Anne and Arthur Goldstein of Upper Saddle River, N.J. and include photographs by Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon, Kenneth Josephson, Nan Goldin and Vik Muniz. Curator Jeffrey Wechsler will walk through the exhibition and informally discuss the uniqueness, process and subjects of selected works.

Who:
Jeffrey Wechsler, curator of the exhibition.

When:
Friday, October 10, 2008
12:30-1:30 p.m., Brown-bag lunch is encouraged.
Admission: $5

Where:
Fairfield University Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery 1073 North Benson Road Fairfield, CT 06824

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Media Contact: Joan Grant, (203) 254-4000, ext. 2950, jgrant@fairfield.edu

Posted on October 6, 2008

Vol. 41, No. 84