|February 27, 2015 – May 10, 2015
Friday, February 27, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Lecture, Book Signing & Exhibition Opening Reception
with Catherine Zuromskis, author of Snapshot Photography: The Lives of Images
In 2008, the Southeast Museum of Photography was one of 183 institutions designated to receive a selection of Warhol’s photographs through the Andy Warhol Photographic Legacy Program in honor of the Warhol Foundation’s 20th anniversary. In the spring of 2014, an additional donation of nine photo screen-prints were donated through this program. Through highlights from both donations, this exhibition showcases Warhol’s Polaroids, black-and-white prints, and photo silk screens to provide a glimpse into the inner workings of this iconic figure in 20th century American art and his complicated relationship with the medium of photography...MORE.
Image to the left: Liza Minnelli, 1977 by Andy Warhol © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. Designated for research and educational purposes only.
|THE GROWTH OF A COLLECTION
Part II: 2002-2014
|February 27, 2015 – May 10, 2015
Friday, February 27, 6:00 - 8:00 pm: Exhibition Opening Reception
This exhibition is the second installment in The Growth of a Collection series and presents a sampling of museum acquisitions made between 2002 and 2014 under the direction of Kevin Miller, revealing the diverse range of photographic imagery acquired during this time, from early 20th century panoramic views of Daytona Beach, to significant images by recognized leaders in the fields of photojournalism, advertising, portraiture, editorial and fine art photography today...MORE.
Image to the left: Untitled, 2008, from the series, Elysium by Colleen Mullins.
|YOUTH IN FOCUS
Featuring Wyatt Peck
|January 23, 2015 – April 19, 2015
Wednesday, April 15, 5:30 - 7:00 pm: Special Exhibition Reception
The Southeast Museum of Photography’s Kidspace Exhibition Series reflects its ongoing commitment to community outreach and involvement. Our Youth in Focus series is a collaborative effort, providing the unique opportunity for a young artist to be personally involved in producing their very own solo exhibition. It encourages young artists to envision and thoughtfully plan and produce a complete body of work to be shown in a professional setting.The second installment of our Youth in Focus series features the work of Wyatt Peck, an 18 year-old photography student...MORE.
Image to the left: International, Daytona Beach, 2014, by Wyatt Peck.
NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS
SMP is a vibrant museum with an impressive international reputation of leadership for photography exhibitions, publications and educational programming. The museum serves international and national audiences for photography and art as well as all local and regional audiences, universities, colleges and schools. The museum opened in 1992 and is one of 13 facilities in the US dedicated exclusively to photography, and one of only a handful of such institutions nationally, that share a scope, reach and depth of collection and activities in this specific field. It is Florida's most comprehensive museum of photography and the largest in the southeast. SMP enjoys strong relations with other national and international photographic institutions and has hosted significant exhibitions of world-class photojournalism, fashion and advertising images, contemporary photographic art, with thematic exhibitions by most major photographic artists....MORE
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