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Larry Fink

Wednesday Apr 16, 2008 7:00PM This is a past program
Larry Fink is a professional photographer of 45 years. The recipient of two Guggenheim Fellowships as well as two NEA grants, he has had one man shows at the Museum of Modern Art; the Whitney Museum of Modern Art; the San Francisco Museum of Art; the Musée de la Photographie, Charleroi, Belgium; and the Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland, amongst others. His books include Social Graces, Boxing, The Forbidden Pictures, a political satire on the Bush regime, and a book of music images, Somewhere There’s Music. His work is featured in a major traveling exhibition from Aperture Foundation, Lisette Model and Her Successors, which he also co-curated with Diana Edkins. His commercial work includes advertising campaigns for Smirnoff, Bacardi, and Cunard Lines. His work has appeared in top publications including Vanity Fair, The New York Times Magazine, and The New Yorker. He has been teaching for the past 41 years, the last 16 years as a professor of photography at Bard College. 


Public programs are made possible, in part, by major gifts from the Annenberg Foundation, Ann and Jerry Moss, and Mimi and Werner Wolfen. Additional support is provided by Laura Donnelley, Bronya and Andrew Galef, Erika Glazer, an anonymous donor, and the Hammer Programs Committee. Hammer Lectures are supported, in part, by the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation.