Apr
09
April 09, 2019
6:00PM - 8:00PM
2019-04-09 6:00PM 2019-04-09 8:00PM America/New_York Photo Salon: The Enlightened Viewer – Learning to Look and See Private

Photo Salon: The Enlightened Viewer – Learning to Look and See

What makes a good photograph? What makes a great one?

An illustrated lecture followed by Q&A.
By Sofia Vollmer Maduro

Director of Education at the Society of the Four Arts

 

Sofia Maduro


Sofia Vollmer Maduro,
Director of Education at the Society of the Four Arts

Sofia is an internationally recognized art and photography expert and lecturer, who now serves as Director of Education at the Society of the Four Arts in Palm Beach. She has advised collections, juried art prizes, organized seminars, curated exhibitions, and published books.

In 1993 Sofia founded the Alberto Vollmer Foundation research facility in Caracas, Venezuela, that houses and promotes the study of significant Latin-American archives of the 19th and 20th century economic and art history. She served as a trustee at the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, NY, the world’s foremost museum of photography and film (2012-2018), as well as on numerous boards and advisory committees of cultural organizations in Venezuela, USA, and Europe.  

She is on the curatorial committee of the Photo London Art Fair (2013-present). At the Four Arts, Sofia has led field trips to Art Basel, taught workshops on the appreciation of photographic art, and classes on organizing genealogical and photo archives. “The Enlightened Viewer – Learning to Look and See”

 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach
Armory’s Media Room

Facilitator: Barry Schein
$10 donation at the door

 

SEATING IS LIMITED

 


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