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Coffee @ Ten: The Magic of Photography with John Fergus-Jean

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Venue

CTAC Gilbert Gallery
461 E. Mitchell Street
Petoskey, MI 49770 United States
Phone:
231-347-4337

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Box Office
Phone:
231-347-4337
Email:
boxoffice@crookedtree.org
Website:
www.crookedtree.org

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Age
All Ages

Photography (writing with light) has a fascinating history as well as many intriguing artistic processes and movements. In this hour, we will look at a range of iconic photographs, discuss their qualities, and develop approaches to understanding them.

About John Fergus-Jean

John Fergus-Jean, an Emeritus Professor at Columbus College of Art and Design, was formerly Curator of Photography at the Columbus Museum of Art, and Director of the Ross Photography Study Center there.

He has taught a wide range of both technical and theoretical photography courses including: Photographic Thought, Digital Imaging, History and Aesthetics of Photography, Issues in Contemporary Photography, and Graduate Art Theory and Criticism.

Fergus-Jean has received state and national grants for his work and his photographs and writings on photography have been published internationally and in the Focal Encyclopedia of Photography. He received an AB in political science from Indiana University, and an MFA in photography from Rochester Institute of Technology.

This event is free and open to the public.

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