The Art of Curating Photography: A Conversation

In conjunction with the exhibition Diane Arbus: Family Albums

John Szarkowski, director emeritus of photography, Museum of Modern Art, and Robert Storr, former curator of contemporary art at MoMA and now a professor at NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts, will discuss the challenges and rewards of curating photography exhibitions, including Szarkowski’s groundbreaking New Documents show of 1967 and his 1972 retrospective of Diane Arbus’s work.

Co-sponsored by the Department of Photography and Imaging (TSOA), the Institute of Fine Arts (GSAS), the Department of Art and Art Professions (Steinhardt), the Program in Museum Studies (GSAS), the Gallatin School of Individualized Study, and the Grey Art Gallery.

Starts 2/25/04 6:30 pm
Ends 2/25/04 8:30 pm
Participants John Szarkowski, Robert Storr
Location Rosenthal Pavilion, Kimmel Center for University Life 60 Washington Square South, 10th Floor
Cost Free


Program Types: Conversation