Museums

2018 Mar 07

The Visibility of the Eiffel Tower

6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

In this talk, S. Hollis Clayson, the Bergen Evans Professor in the Humanities at Northwestern University, will investigate connections between the landlocked lighthouse’s illuminations, visibility, and reception. A key question Clayson will ask is: did the tower’s much-debated visual prominence, in both daylight and illuminated darkness, add up to inescapability in Barthes’ first sense?

 

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2018 May 21

Photography as Performance: A Conversation with John Schabel and Gary Schneider

6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

To mark the opening of the exhibition Analog Culture: Printer’s Proofs from the Schneider/Erdman Photography Lab, 1981–2001 (May 19–August 12, 2018), the Harvard Art Museums will present a conversation between artist John Schabel and printer and artist Gary Schneider.

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