“Photographs are a direct link to our history. From the development process, to the context of iconic photos, there is so much to discover.” – Chris Karfakis
Come learn about the history and evolution of photography throughout the years with our new three part visiting artist lecture series by photographic historian Chris Karfakis. This three part lecture series delves deep into the progression of photography all the way from cave drawings up through the 21st century.
The first lecture in this three part series will be held Sunday, February 10th, 2019 from 12 – 1pm. Don’t miss out on the beginning of this exciting lecture series!
Sunday, February 10, 2019
12 – 1pm
In some form or another it has been with us since man scratched images on a cave wall. Zeus gave us fire and the Alchemist parlayed fire and elements to preserve an image on a silver plated sheet of copper (a daguerreotype?). Then the alchemist evolved to a photographer and the photographer became a chemical engineer. Come with us on a journey through time and see how photography fits into your pocket!!