NEXT TORONTO MEETING: Wednesday, May 16th, 2012.
Alana West: Photographs by Frederick H Evans
Our scheduled speaker, Alana West, is currently pursuing her PhD in Art History at Queen’s University focusing on the history of photography. She earned an MA in Photographic Preservation and Collections Management from Ryerson (and GEH). Her current research and subject of her PHSC presentation, is the work of F. H. Evans and his circle.
Her talk will cover Evans’s early photomicrographic work through to his later photographic reproductions of art. She will also discuss her curatorial fellowship at GEH its culmination in the exhibition Ideal Forms: Photographs by Frederick H. Evans. Here is a link for the exhibition at http://www.eastmanhouse.org/exhibitions/Ideal-Forms. Come on out and learn more about this famous British photographer who worked at the craft for less than two decades, ending his work around 1915 – or did he?
The public is always welcome. Go to our Programs page for times and directions.