Monthly Archives for June 2015

Within and Without: The History of Hatian Photography at the NSU Art Museum in Ft. Lauderdale

Date posted: June 29, 2015

From June 21 through October 4, 2015, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale presents the first comprehensive museum survey of photography in Haiti in the exhibition From Within and Without: The History of Haitian Photography. This exhibition is supported by frequent ACE partner, the Green Family Foundation, and features some of Alan Lomax’s imagery. See the museum site for more information.

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Lomax Centennial events at Seedtime On the Cumberland

Date posted: June 2, 2015

Starting June 5th and 6th, the Appalshop of Whitesburg, Kentucky, will be conducting a series of public programming and activities across the region that celebrate both the material that Alan Lomax collected and the communities and traditions he documented. These events will include performances of Lomax material by contemporary artists, collecting of stories from descendants and neighbors of people Lomax recorded, and public forums with noted scholars and folklorists.

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