Talk

Taking Place: A Collector's Point of View

Related Exhibition Taking Place

Thursday, June 02, 2005, 7:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

One of the foremost photography collections in the United States, the Prentice and Paul Sack collection is unique in its focus on the built environment. In this opening program, exhibition catalogue contributors Trachtenberg and Nickel engage Sack in a discussion of the evolution of the collection and explore the diverse and complex notions of place it evokes.

Participants

Douglas R. Nickel, director, Center for Creative Photography
Paul Sack, collector
Alan Trachtenberg, professor emeritus of English and American studies, Yale University