Mark your calendars for two important photography lectures at the Henry Gallery, which is located on the campus of the University of Washington.
Aperture West Lecture: Hank Willis Thomas
Wednesday, October 1, 7 PM
Tickets available at the Henry Admission Desk beginning September 24; seating is limited.
Join photographer Hank Willis Thomas as he speaks about identity and image in his work. Hank Willis Thomas, born in 1976, appropriates images and language from advertising to explore the intersection of commerce and the cultural ambiguity underlying African American experiences.
Artist Lecture: Richard Misrach
Friday, October 10, 7:30 PM
University of Washington Kane Hall Room 130, Roethke Auditorium
$10 Henry and Photographic Center Northwest Members $12 Student/Senior $15 General Admission. Tickets are now available at www.brownpapertickets.com or 1.800.838.3006.
Richard Misrach is internationally renowned for his carefully considered, beautifully rendered epic works. Coinciding with the opening of the exhibition at the Henry Art Gallery, Misrach will discuss work from Richard Misrach: On the Beach, which hones in on our delicate relationship to the sea. This lecture is co-presented with Aperture West and Photographic Center Northwest. Misrach is represented by the G. Gibson Gallery in Seattle.
Henry Gallery (North Gallery)
Richard Misrach: On the Beach
October 11, 2008 – January 18, 2009