Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Robert C. May Photo Lecture at UK, Friday

The fist installment of the Robert C. Photography Lecture at UK begins this week with Abelardo Morell. The lecture is at 4 PM in the Worsham Theater of the UK Student Center, located at Euclid Blvd. and Martin Luther King Blvd. The lecture is free. Abelardo's work will also be on display in the UK Art Museum from now until February 13.

"Morell is a professor at the Massachusetts College of Art and is a recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship and an Alturas Foundation Grant, among other awards. His work has been published in seven monographs and is featured in many other books. His work is included in the permanent collections of many museums, among them the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Art Institute of Chicago. He exhibits widely; last year alone he had solo exhibitions in Pingyao, China; Madrid, Spain; Wilshire, England; and San Antonio, Texas." UK Art Museum Website

To see more of Abe's work, you can find his website HERE. To find out more about the May Lectures, lick HERE.

Image above—Camera Obscura: View of the Brooklyn Bridge in Bedroom, 2009

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