The Lens on the Land

Related Exhibition John Szarkowski

Saturday, February 05, 2005, 1:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

John Szarkowski’s photographic work draws on the heritage of the Midwest and an appreciation of the interrelatedness of people and the land. Panelists explore this Jeffersonian sensibility and how it is manifested in Szarkowski’s photographs. A book signing follows.


Richard Benson, dean, School of Art, Yale University
Wes Jackson, president, The Land Institute
Geoffrey James, artist