Surrealist and Modernist Photography
With curator of photography Barbara Tannenbaum and guest curator Lisa Kurzner as your guides, discover the story of a collector’s vision and of a radical moment in history in this tour of Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography.
Explore relationships between art and literature with author Francine Prose, who will discuss the photographer Brassaï’s influence on her latest novel, Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932.
British photohistorian Ian Walker, a contributor to the Forbidden Games exhibition catalogue, addresses the complex, sometimes contradictory views of Surrealist photography that have arisen in the 35 years since the first exhibition devoted to Surrealist photography was staged in Cleveland.
Friday, December 5, 2014, 5:00 pm
Join us on the first Friday evening of each month for an ever-changing mix of art, music, and mingling.
Explore the special exhibition Forbidden Games: Surrealist and Modernist Photography with our docents. Free tour ticket required.