Cotton: A Lecture with John E. Dowell

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Cotton: A Lecture with John E. Dowell

December 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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AAMP invites to you join us for a special lecture and conversation with Philadelphia-based photographer, master-printer and visual artist, John Dowell. For this free public lecture, Dowell expounds on the historical and contemporary themes found within his exhibition, Cotton: The Soft Dangerous Beauty of the Past.

John E. Dowell is a Philadelphia based, nationally recognized artist, master-printer and photographer. A professor Emeritus of Tyler School of Art at Temple University, for more than four decades, Dowell’s fine art prints, paintings and photographs have been featured in more than 50 one-person exhibitions and represented in the permanent collections of 70 museums and public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris, France.

Doors open at 6 p.m. for an opening wine and cheese reception. The lecture will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m., and will be followed by an audience Q&A.


December 13, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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