Through the Lens: Exploring the Photographic Techniques of Edward Curtis
June 1 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
5:30 P.M. Reception, 7:00 P.M. Panel Presentation
Moderated by Ben Mitchell, Guest Curator for Edward Curtis: The North American Indian
This program will focus on the technical challenges and the historical context in Edward Curtis’s photography and film work.
Panel participants include:
- Leah Gose, Kendall College of Art & Design Assistant Professor of Photography
- Toni Perrine, GVSU Professor of Film and Video Production
- Anthony Thompson, GVSU Professor of Photography
They will discuss Curtis’s photography and film work, including printing processes for photogravures, dry-plate photography, his early film work, and all of the challenges he faced in his extensive, decades long fieldwork.
At Muskegon Museum of Art