Teacher Institute

Saturday, October 31, 2009
Tracing Identity through Photography

Date + Time

Saturday, October 31, 2009
9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location

Koret Visitor Education Center

Overview

Focusing on the exhibitions The Provoke Era, Photography Now, Picturing Modernity, and Richard Avedon: Photographs 1946-2004, this institute explores the ways photographs construct and present identity. Participants will consider this theme in relation to these four very different exhibitions. The program includes a private gallery tour of the exhibitions with Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photography, as well as a photography-based studio session for educators.

Participants

Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photograph, SFMOMA

Admission + Ticketing

$40 general; $32 SFMOMA members. An education packet is included. To register, complete the Teacher Programs application (PDF) and return it with a nonrefundable check. For more information, call the School and Youth Programs office at 415.357.4067.