An Evening with David Plowden: Closing Reception for Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie exhibit.

Library, 624 S Michigan, Chicago, IL 60605

 An Evening with David Plowden: Closing Reception for Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie exhibit.

The Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago and the Columbia College Chicago Library present  An Evening with David Plowden: Closing Reception for Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie  exhibit.

David Plowden’s work spans over fifty years.  He has authored more than twenty photography books, including The American Barn, Vanishing Point: Fifty Years of Photography and Requiem for Steam. Plowden’s photographs can be found in the permanent collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, the Beinecke Library at Yale University, the Center for Creative Photography, the Library of Congress, and the Smithsonian Institution.

The reception begins at 5:30pm, followed by a talk by David Plowden at 6:00pm.  He will be signing copies of his latest work, Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie at 7:00pm.  Copies will be available for sale at the event.
 

 

Upcoming Events

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Museum of Contemporary Photography

UMBRA is an exhibition consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen (Dutch, b. 1972). The work in UMBRA, which means ...

Read more

Opening Reception - Viviane Sasssen: UMBRA

Opening Reception - Viviane Sasssen: UMBRA

Opening Reception - Viviane Sasssen: UMBRA

Museum of Contemporary Photography

Join us for an opening reception for Viviane Sassen: UMBRA. Image credit: Viviane Sassen, Black hole #01, 2014 ...

Read more
Past Events

Nollywood Panel Discussion and Book Signing

Nollywood Panel Discussion and Book Signing

Nollywood Panel Discussion and Book Signing

Museum of Contemporary Photography

Join exhibiting artist Iké Udé, Nigerian film scholar and author of Nollywood: The Creation of Nigerian Film Jonathan Haynes, fashion expert and author Michaela Angela ...

Read more

Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl at MoCP

Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl at MoCP

Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl at MoCP

Museum of Contemporary Photography

The WAC Crawl is a multidisciplinary art walk uniting the college with our South Loop neighbors. This open house event gives MoCP a chance to ...

Read more

Lecture in Photography: Iké Udé

Lecture in Photography: Iké Udé

Lecture in Photography: Iké Udé

Ferguson Lecture Hall, 600 S. Michigan

Join us for a lecture from Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty exhibiting artist, Iké Udé. Lectures in Photography are co-presented by the MoCP and the Department ...

Read more

Opening Reception - Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty

Opening Reception - Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty

Opening Reception - Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty

Museum of Contemporary Photography

Join us for an opening reception for Nollywood Portraits: A Radical Beauty. Image credit: Iké Udé, Linda Ejiofor, 2014-2016 ...

Read more