An exhibition of approximately 80 works created by the faculty and staff of the Department of Photography & Imaging in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts will open October 21 and run through November 20, 2010. The exhibition—comprising a wide range of perspectives and media, including but not limited to traditional black-and-white and color photographs, publications, net art, video, painting, and multi-media installations—explores contemporary images and themes related to family, domestic space, social space, abstract nature, politics, memory, the body, landscape and light.
Faculty & Staff Exhibition 2010-2011 will be on view in the Gulf+Western Gallery (main floor, rear of lobby) and the Department of Photography & Imaging Gallery (8th floor), located at 721 Broadway, open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays, and noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays. The exhibition is open to the public and admission is free. A photo ID is required when entering the building. For further information, call 212.998.1930, or visit www.photo.tisch.nyu.edu.
The 2010-2011 faculty and staff represented in the exhibition are: M. Liz Andrews, Matthew Baum, Michael Berlin, Wafaa Bilal, Derrick Biney-Amissah, Terry Boddie, Isolde Breilmaier, Kalia Brooks, Mark Bussell, Edgar Castillo, Irene Cho, Yolanda Cuomo, Kristin Norgaard, Cheryl Yun, Neil Selkirk, Christina Caputo, Akintoye Moses, Erika deVries, Thomas Drysdale, Cate Fallon, Nichole Frocheur, Melissa Harris, Mark R. Jenkinson, Elizabeth Kilroy, Peter Lucas, Editha Mesina, Lorie Novak, Paul Owen, Karl Peterson, Christopher Phillips, Shelley Rice, Fred Ritchin, Joseph Rodriguez, Jeffrey Henson Scales, and Deborah Willis, chair of the Department of Photography and Imaging.
The Department of Photography & Imaging is an intensive four-year BFA program centered on the making and understanding of images. It is a diverse department embracing multiple perspectives. The students work in virtually all modes of analog, digital, and multimedia photo-based image making, exploring photo-based imagery as personal and cultural expression. For further information, visit www.photo.tisch.nyu.edu.