Saturday, February 20, 2016
7:00 – 9:00pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street, New York, NY
Free and open to the public
BFA Photography and Video and DEAR DAVE, magazine present artist Roe Ethridge discussing his recently published book Shelter Island (Mack Books) with Kevin Moore. The monograph features photographs from a summer vacation Ethridge took with his family to Long Island, where they rented an all-American kit house and discovered the relics of the previous owners.
Roe Ethridge lives and works in New York, and his work has been shown at museums and institutions around the world, including MoMA PS1 (2000), the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2005), the Whitney Biennial (2008) and the Museum of Modern Art, New York (2010).
Kevin Moore is an independent advisor, curator and writer based in New York whose work focuses on the history of photography and contemporary art. Since 2013, Moore is the artistic director and curator of FOTOFOCUS, Cincinnati.