Monday, September 15, 2008

9/16/2008 Save the Date ! Collector’s Workshop: Introduction to Affordable Photography

Cara Phillips- Lipo Machine #43, 2007

From poignant longings for beauty

digital C-Print paper 14 x 17 , image 11 x 14

Edition of 10, $275.00

From Humble Arts Foundation

Panel Discussion

Aperture is pleased to announce a compelling panel discussion dedicated to collecting affordable photography. Moderated by Laurel Ptak, Aperture's Educational Programs Manager, the discussion will include Kellie McLaughlin of Aperture's Limited-Edition Photographs Program, Amani Olu, founder and executive director of the Humble Arts Foundation and Director of the Bond Street Gallery, collector Ruben Natal-San Miguel of ARTmostfierce arts blog, and photographer Brian Ulrich.

Geared specifically towards first-time and young collectors, the panelists will share thoughts and give advice on how to start collecting great photography with a reasonable budget.

For over twenty years, Aperture’s limited edition photographs program has offered art lovers and collectors a diverse selection of exhibition-quality prints for sale at affordable prices. These rare photographic treasures include works by pioneers of the medium, including Alfred Stieglitz, Paul Strand, Edward Steichen, and Dorothea Lange, as well as works by contemporary visionaries such as Eikoh Hosoe, Richard Misrach, An-My Lê, Edgar Martins, and Kahn & Selesnick.


Tuesday, September 16
6:30 p.m.

Aperture Gallery
547 West 27th Street, 4th floor
(between 10th and 11th Avenue)
New York, NY
(212) 505-5555

Subway: C, E to 23rd Street and 8th Avenue or 1 to 28th Street and 7th Avenue


Visit Aperture Limited-Edition Prints program:

Media contact: Yseult Chehata, Aperture Foundation, (212) 946-7108;
See you there!!

1 comment:

Amy Elkins said...

Nice seeing you again last night. I'm sure I'll be seeing you around more. I'll be sending you a jpeg soon.