LAURA LETINSKY, Artist
Thursday, October 9, 12:30pm
Laura Letinsky’s exhibitions include the Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography; Casino Luxembourg; Galerie m Bochum, Germany; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Nederlands Foto Institute; and The Renaissance Society, Chicago. Collections include the Art Institute of Chicago; J.P. Getty Museum, Los Angeles; Hermes Collection, Paris; Musee de Beaux-Arts, Montreal, QUE; The Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX; and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. She is represented by Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York.
She is a Professor at the University of Chicago, Department of Visual Arts. Born in Winnipeg, Canada, her B.F.A. is from the University of Manitoba, 1986, and her M.F.A. from Yale University School of Art, 1991.
Grants include the Richard Driehaus Foundation, Illinois Arts Council, Anonymous Was A Woman Foundation, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, and Canada and Manitoba Arts Council.
Publications include Ill Form and Void Full, Radius Press (2014, forthcoming); New York Times Magazine Photographs, Aperture Publishers (autum 2011); After All, Damiani Publishers (autumn 2010); Now, Again, Galerie Kusseneers (2005); Hardly More Than Ever, The Renaissance Society (2004); Blink, Phaidon Press (2002); and Venus Inferred, University of Chicago Press (2000).
Learn more at lauraletinsky.com.
Other events in the series:
* All events are free and open to the public
ARTHUR OU, Artist
Thursday, October 16, 12:30pm
DEANA LAWSON, Artist
Wednesday, October 22, 12:30pm
LISA OPPENHEIM, Artist
Thursday, November 6, 12:30pm
JEFF WHETSTONE, Artist
Thursday, November 13, 12:30pm
DYANNA TAYLOR, Film Director
“Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning”
Sunday, November 16, 4:30pm
RICHARD STREET, Anschutz Distinguished Fellow in American Studies
“Photographer’s Double / Searching for Cover”
Monday, November 17, 4:30pm