“Framing Community: Magnum Photos, 1947–Present” Exhibition

Hunter College Bertha & Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery

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Framing Community features a selection of seventeen visions and narratives representing communities in a conflicted, dispersed, and racially fractured state. The subjects of this photo exhibition are searching to belong, while living in exile and navigating shifting politics and identities. Organized into four thematic sections: Longing for Community, Shifting Community, Contested Territories, and Displaced Community, the exhibition includes works by photographers Bruno Barbey, René Burri, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Bruce Davidson, Bieke Depoorter, Carl de Keyzer, Paul Fusco, Jim Goldberg, Thomas Hoepker, Josef Koudelka, Susan Meiselas, Alessandra Sanguinetti, David Seymour, Alec Soth, Larry Towell, Peter van Agtmael and Alex Webb.

Framing Community: Magnum Photos, 1947–Present was developed over a two-semester curatorial seminar, led by Art History Professor Maria Antonella Pelizzari, and is the result of an exceptional team effort by the graduate students involved in the Advanced Curatorial Certificate at Hunter College. In addition to the exhibition, the class produced a comprehensive catalogue, published by Hirmer Verlag and available through University of Chicago Press and Thames and Hudson.

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Schedule

from September 29, 2017 to November 26, 2017

Opening Reception on 2017-09-28 from 19:00 to 21:00

Website

http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/art/galleries/ (venue's website)

Fee

Free

Venue Hours

From 13:00 To 18:00
Closed on Mondays, Sundays

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Address: 695 Park Ave., New York, NY 10021
Phone: 212-772-4991

SW corner of 68th St. and Lexington Ave. Subway: 6 to 68th St./ Hunter College

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