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JAN 27 | IN-PERSON ARTIST TALK: Linda Connor

In-person Artist Talk with Linda Connor
January 27, 2023 | Friday 6pm
Free w/ RSVP

Please join us for a very special Masterclass Artist Talk with renowned photographer Linda Connor. Known for her photographs of landscapes and of sacred sites from many parts of the world, Linda Connor has had a long and distinguished career and has traveled extensively to produce her work to places such as India, Turkey, Peru, Iceland, Ethiopia, and Southeast Asia.

A recipient of, among other awards, the National Endowment for the Arts grant (1994, 1988, 1976), a Guggenheim Fellowship (1979) and the Flintridge Foundation Award for Visual Arts (2001-02), Connor was recognized with the Society of Photographic Education’s Honored Educator Award in 2005. She has had solo exhibitions at the de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; George Eastman Museum, Rochester, NY; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C; The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C; and the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL. Her work can be found in the collections of distinguished institutions including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN; and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, U.K.

Linda Connor received her BFA from Rhode Island School of Design and her Masters from the Institute of Design, IIT, Chicago. In 1969 she joined the photography faculty at the San Francisco Art Institute where she taught for over fifty years. Connor is the founder of the nonprofit, PhotoAlliance. She is represented by the Haines Gallery, San Francisco and has published the monographs Odyssey, 2008, with Chronicle Books, San Francisco, and Constellations and Linda’s Ornaments, with Datz Press, Korea, 2021.

This conversation is in person at PCNW, RSVP early as seating is limited.

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