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"'Strange Passion:' Frederick Sommer's Wartime Surrealism"

  • 2/28/2014 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Location: Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium
  • Event Type: Lecture

"'Strange Passion:' Frederick Sommer's Wartime Surrealism"Robin Kelsey is Burden Professor of Photography and Chair of the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University. Kelsey has written extensively on photography, landscape, and American art and will speak about the American surrealist photographer Frederick Sommer.
 

Illustration: Frederick Sommer, Portrait of Max Ernst, 1946, gelatin silver print. Museum Purchase, Gridley W. Tarbell II Fund. © Frederick & Frances Sommer Foundation.