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Aperture Conversations

Author Talk with Marvin Heiferman

Wednesday, May 15

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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

Please join us for an author talk with Marvin Heiferman, author of Seeing Science: How Photography Reveals the Universe, which explores photography’s role in visualizing science and building human knowledge—from micro to macro levels and everything in between.

Marvin Heiferman creates projects about photography and visual culture for institutions including the Museum of Modern Art, Smithsonian Institution, International Center of Photography, Whitney Museum of American Art, New Museum and the Carnegie Museum of Art. Heiferman has written for numerous publications, monographs, magazines and blogs, including the New York Times, CNN, Artforum, Design Observer, Art in America, and Aperture. He is the author/editor of over two dozen books on visual culture, including Photography Changes Everything (Aperture/Smithsonian, 2012).

Image: NASA/ESA/Hubble Heritage team, Eagle Nebula’s “Pillars of Creation,” 2015; Courtesy NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team

Author Talk with Marvin Heiferman