Film Screening “The True Meaning of Pictures: Shelby Lee Adams’ Appalachia”

March 17th, 2017 by

When:
March 27, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
2017-03-27T17:30:00-06:00
2017-03-27T19:00:00-06:00
Where:
University of Wyoming Art Museum
2111 Willett Drive
Cost:
Free
Contact:
University of Wyoming Art Museum
3077666622
Film Screening "The True Meaning of Pictures: Shelby Lee Adams’ Appalachia" @ University of Wyoming Art Museum

Join us in the Museum Classroom, which is accessible through the lower level entrance of the Centennial Complex for a film screening of “The True Meaning of Pictures: Shelby Lee Adams’ Appalachia.” Following the film, visitors can view the exhibition “Appalachia: Photographs by Shelby Lee Adams, 1989 – 2009,” and share in a talk back session led by Katie Christensen, Curator of Education and Statewide Engagement.

“The True Meaning of Pictures,” a 2004 film by Shelby Lee Adams, is a feature length documentary which addresses the issue of representation in documentary photography by examining the work of American photographer Shelby Lee Adams.

“Appalachia: Photographs by Shelby Lee Adams, 1989 – 2009,” is on view at the UW Art Museum through May 13, 2017.

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