back to events

Benefactor Circle Member Event

Semiannual Benefactor Luncheon

Friday, June 2

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Aperture Gallery and Bookstore 547 West 27th Street, 4th Floor New York, NY

Invitation Only

Members at the Benefactor Circle level ($2,500) or above are invited to join Aperture’s senior editor Denise Wolff for an afternoon of show-and-tell and discussion about the rich history of food in photographs from our forthcoming book, Feast for the Eyes: The Story of Food in Photography by Susan Bright.

Photographers, through a range of expressions, have depicted this most common of subjects, and the resulting works from the hilarious to the devastating hold our lives and times up to the light, forming the building blocks of culture and reflecting how we see ourselves.

Not a Benefactor Circle MemberJoin today to receive an invitation for you and a guest to attend our June 2nd luncheon and other events throughout the year. For further assistance, contact Hillary Beson at 212.946.7146 or hbeson@aperture.org.

Denise Wolff is a senior editor at Aperture, specializing in photography books. Prior to Aperture, she was the commissioning editor for photography at Phaidon Press in London. Recent books she has commissioned include The Open Road: Photography and the American Road Trip; The Photographer’s Playbook: 307 Assignments and Ideas; the Photography Workshop Series books; and This Equals That, a children’s book by Jason Fulford and Tamara Shopsin.

Image: Laura Letinsky, Untitled #54, 2002; from the series Hardly More Than Ever, Courtesy the artist and Yancey Richardson Gallery, NYC

Semiannual Benefactor Luncheon