perfect likeness, photography, composition

LACMA Curator Britt Salvesen: Perfect Likeness Tour

Britt Salvesen, department head and curator, Wallis Annenberg Photography Department and the Department of Prints and Drawings, LACMA, leads a walkthrough of the exhibition. Exhibition walkthroughs feature artists, scholars, and colleagues who lead tours of Hammer exhibitions, offering unique perspectives

More tours of the Perfect Likeness exhibition include: 

August 6: SFMOMA Curator Sandra Phillips

August 20: Artist Heather Rasmussen

Britt Salvesen joined the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in 2009 as curator and head of the Wallis Annenberg Photography Department and the Prints and Drawings Department. Previously, she was director and chief curator at the Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona. Recent exhibitions have focused on German Expressionist cinema, Robert Mapplethorpe, and the Marjorie and Leonard Vernon Collection, acquired by LACMA in 2008.

ATTENDING THIS PROGRAM?

ALL HAMMER PROGRAMS ARE FREE
Location: Look for signs or ask a Visitor Experience Representative.
Ticketing: This drop-in program is not ticketed.
Parking: Under the museum, $6 flat rate after 6 p.m. Cash only.

All Hammer public programs are free and made possible by a major gift from the Dream Fund at UCLA. 

Generous support is also provided by Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, an anonymous donor, and all Hammer members. 

The Hammer’s digital presentation of its public programs is made possible by the Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Foundation.