September 27th, 2012
Photography Changes Everything Panel 09/26 – Recap
A brief summary in images and tweets of our Photography Changes Everything Panel, moderated by Marvin Heiferman, in discussion with Wendy Ewald, Merry Foresta, former director of the Smithsonian Photography Initiative, and Carol Squiers, curator at the International Museum of Photography.
@aperturefnd: Where one encounters an image can make the difference, as can the info that is attached. “Context is everything”
@aperturefnd: “The Smithsonian was changed by photography—you might say that it was built by photography.” –Merry Foresta
@aperturefnd: “As photography is being transformed, so is our relationship to reality and to each other.” –
@whywelook #PCE #PhotographyChangesEverything
Presented by Aperture Foundation, Photography Changes Everything: In Conversation, a panel exploring photography’s central role in shaping our public and private—as well as our rational and fantasy—lives, was held at Aperture Gallery on Wednesday, September 26, 2012.
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