I will be participating in an all-day Photobook Workshop on October 26 at Yale’s Beinecke Rare Book Library @beineckelibrary.
Should be a great day, "In conjunction with its exhibition Eye on the West: Photography and the Contemporary West the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library will host a one-day workshop on contemporary photobooks featuring a hands-on workshop exploring works from Larissa Leclair’s Indie Photobook Library @larissaleclair
as well as conversations with photographers Marion Belanger @belangerstudio
, Lauren Henkin and Lisa McCarty @insta.lisa.mccarty
about their experiences making photobooks and with curators Molly Dotson (Yale Arts Library, Special Collections), Lisa McCarty (Duke University’s Center for Documentary Studies) @duke_ada
and George Miles (Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library) about collecting photobooks. IF you are interested in attending, DM me and I can give you instructions on how to register (it is free!). .
9:30 – 11:30: Looking at photobooks
Marion Belanger, Molly Doston, Lauren Henkin, Lisa McCarty and George Miles will guide exploration and conversation about photobooks from the Leclair Indie Photobook Library. Participants will have the opportunity to handle selections from the IPL.
11:30 to 1:00: Lunch on Your Own
1:00 to 2:30: Making Photobooks
Marion Belanger, Lauren Henkin and Lisa McCarty will discuss their process and experiences making photobooks. There will be time for Q & A with the audience.
2:30 to 3:00: Coffee break on Beinecke mezzanine amidst Beinecke’s ”Eye on the West” exhibit
3:00 to 4:30: Collecting Photobooks
Molly Dotson, Lisa McCarty and George Miles will discuss their collection development interests and strategies. Followed by Q & A from the audience. .
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“Silence is an Orchard,” by Lauren Henkin, published 2011 by Vela Noche Press.