Juror: Russell Lord, Freeman Family Curator of Photographs at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA)
Friday, October 05 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Firehouse Gallery 427 Laurel St Baton Rouge
Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge
427 Laurel St
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
Juror Russell Lord is the Freeman Family Curator of Photographs at the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA). Lord previously held positions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Yale University Art Gallery. His deepest area of expertise is the origins of photography, but Lord has written and lectured widely on almost every moment in the history of photography. His recent publications include: Looking Again: Photography at the New Orleans Museum of Art (2018), Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument (2013), Edward Burtynsky: Water (2013), "The Treachery of Images: Photo-Unrealism" in Photorealism: Beginnings to Today (2014). Lord's recent exhibitions include: Photography, Sequence, and Time (2012-13); Ten Years Gone (2015); and Something in the Way: A Brief History of Photography and Obstruction (2016-2017). Much of his research focuses on the relationships between photography and other visual media.