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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


June 1
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Muskegon Museum of Art


Muskegon Museum of Art
296 W. Webster Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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