The Lowe Art Museum is proud to host The Arnold and Augusta Newman Lecture Series in Photography, which invites distinguished photographers to the University of Miami to discuss their work.
Jerry Uelsmann, Untitled, 1979
"Process and Perception"
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Lecture: 7 p.m., Storer Auditorium, UM School of Business
Reception: 8 p.m., Lowe Art Museum
Lowe Members and UM Students: Free*
There is a fee to attend the reception for non-member UM students
Complimentary Parking at Pavia Garage
Seating is limited. RSVP: email@example.com
Born in Detroit on June 11, 1934, Jerry Uelsmann received his B.F.A. degree at the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1957 and his M.S. and M.F.A. at Indiana University in 1960. He began teaching photography at the University of Florida in Gainesville in 1960, became a graduate research professor of art in 1974, and is now retired from teaching. He lives in Gainesville, Florida. Uelsmann received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1967 and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in 1972. He is a Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain, a founding member of The Society of Photographic Education and a former trustee of the Friends of Photography. His photographs are in the permanent collections of many museums worldwide, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Art Institute of Chicago; The Victoria and Albert Museum, London; the Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.; the National Gallery of Australia; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; and Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography.
Previous lecturers include:
Mary Ellen Mark
February 28, 2013
February 16, 2012
Duane Michals: Photography and Reality
March 3, 2011
William Wegman - Three Mistakes
October 21, 2010
Generously sponsored by the Arnold and Augusta Newman Foundation