Free Tuesday Program

Tuesday, November 03, 2009
Photography Now: China, Japan, Korea Photography Now: China, Japan, Korea

Date + Time

Tuesday, November 03, 2009
noon

Location

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Overview

Photography Now: China, Japan, Korea explores the diverse styles of contemporary artists working in Asia. Citing examples that range from the birds-eye urban landscapes of Naoya Hatakeyama to the street scenes of Luo Dan, Sutcliffe talks about how these artists use photography to respond to their changing surroundings and reference the past.

Participants

Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photography, SFMOMA

Admission + Ticketing

Museum and program admission are free.

Image: Hiroshi Yamazaki, The Sun is Longing for the Sea, 1978, printed 2000; gelatin silver print; promised gift of a private collector