The Southeast Museum of Photography exhibits, collects, preserves, and interprets photography to facilitate teaching and learning at Daytona State College, and enhances the community's understanding and appreciation of culture, history, art and photography.
NEWS AND EVENTS
With Help From Our Friends: Selections From the Permanent Collection February 15, 2017 to April 15, 2017
This exhibition was curated in part by the students of Daytona State College's Southeast Center for Photographic Studies. Students from Professor Jayanti Seiler's class, "Photography as an Art Form" wrote reflection essays on particular photos. These student voices help to contextualize the images in ways that many may not have considered.
In Time We Shall Know Ourselves: American Photographs from 1974 January 20, 2017 to April 15, 2017
This collection of black and white photographs, taken in the early 1970's, was put together by the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts and has been touring the Southeast for the last few years. We are excited to now host "In Time We Shall Know Ourselves" in our own gallery.
Raymond Smith, who attended high school and college here in Florida, will return to the state to speak about his work on March 25th at 5:00 p.m.
A House Is Not A Home: Photographs by Brooke DiDonato March 1, 2017 to April 15, 2017
“A House is Not a Home” is a series of self-portraits conveying feelings of isolation and discontent experienced when returning to my hometown in Ohio. The character in this series acts as a hyper-feminine version of myself, exploring an alternate reality where I coexist with a suburban backdrop, yet struggle to psychologically acclimate to gender roles often found in a nuclear family structure.