Tuesday, May 11, 2010

The Power of Photography Panel Discussion at the ROM

Joseph F. Rock, The Lamasery at Choni, 1928
Copyright Joseph F. Rock, The National Geographic Society. Courtesy of Stephen Bulger Gallery.



The Power of Photography: Images from the National Geographic Archives

Sunday May 16 1:30pm-2:30pm

Explore the personal and social consequences of photography with the remarkably unique and important collection from the archives of the National Geographic Society.

Using a selection of the most aesthetically and historically significant images, a panel of experts discuss the impact these photographs have had and will continue to have on our lives not only as autonomous images but also as part of an ever expanding archive.

Book signing of the publication National Geographic Image Collection follows.

Moderator:
Stephen Bulger, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto.

Panelists:
. David Griffin, Director of Photography, National Geographic Magazine, Washington, DC
. Vid Ingelevics, curator, photographer and Associate Progressor, Image Arts, Ryerson University, Toronto
. Christopher Wahl, photographer

Register Now:
Public $20
ROM Member $18
call: 416-586-5797
visit: www.rom.on.ca/whatson

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