Steven B. Smith’s photography chronicles the transition of the Western landscape into suburbia. He was awarded the First Book Prize for Photography by the Honickman Foundation and the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University and his book, The Weather and a Place to Live: Photographs of the Suburban West, was published by Duke University Press in 2005. Smith has received Guggenheim and Aaron Siskind Fellowships and his work can be found in many public collections, including The Museum of Modern Art, New York, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. He received a BFA from Utah State University and a MFA from the Yale School of Art, has taught photography at Yale and Brown University and currently teaches in the photography department at Rhode Island School of Design. Q & A to follow the discussion. Presented by the Camera Club of New York.
Speaker information: www.stevesmithphotography.net
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Free to SVA students, faculty, and staff and CCNY members (with ID); $3 for other students with ID; $5 general admission
209 East 23rd Street