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Danny Lyon Seminar

Opening: 14 Jun 2019, 09:30 - 17:00

14 Jun 2019 – 15 Jun 2019

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FRIDAY, JUNE 14 + SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2019
10:00 AM TO 5:00 PM ON BOTH DAYS WITH A 1-HOUR LUNCH BREAK

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SEMINAR TUITIONS: $895 REGULAR, $795 FOR STUDENTS & PARTNERS

Bowen Island Lodge

Vancouver
British Columbia, Canada

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Legendary photographer Danny Lyon is coming to Vancouver for a special Pacific Northwest weekend presenting some of his most acclaimed works such as 'The Bikeriders' and 'Conversations with the Dead'.

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'Bulletin Boards: Prints Into Books & Films', IN CONVERSATION WITH DANNY LYON

2-DAY SEMINAR

Friday June 14 + Saturday June 15, 2019 | Bowen Island, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Open to: photographers, filmmakers, photojournalists & journalists, artists, writers, teachers, media workers and students.

For the first time, and 33 years after his March 1986 exhibition ‘Danny Lyon: Photographs and Films’ at the Presentation House, iconic photographer and indefatigable social rights activist Danny Lyon comes to Vancouver this June for an exclusive 2-day lecture event where he will share the inspiring life stories and artistic philosophy behind his hugely influential photodocumentary works & non-fiction films! Through a dynamic, multilayered format of narration using book maquettes, original audio recordings, Polaroids prints and photomontages as well as other autobiographical materials, the artist will draw out the complex historical contexts behind his renowned works and invite the audience deeper in the intimacy of their making.

SPACE IS LIMITED WITH REGISTRATIONS ON A 1ST-COME-1ST-SERVED BASIS

ABOUT DANNY LYON

Danny Lyon is a photojournalist, writer and filmmaker. He has long been considered one of the most original and influential documentary photographers and has produced numerous highly collectible photobooks, mounted solo exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, The Corcoran Gallery in Washington DC, and won two Guggenheim Fellowships, a Rockefeller Fellowship, and ten National Endowment for the Arts awards. Lyon divides his time between New York State and New Mexico.

Among his many books are ' The Bikeriders', 'Conversations with the Dead', 'Knave of Hearts' amongst many others to be presented by the artist in person during this seminar. Danny Lyon’s photographs are in Museums and collections throughout the world. His most recent one man show was at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. He regularly shows at Gavin Brown Enterprises and Terry Etherton.

Web: bleakbeauty.com

IG: @dannylyonphotos

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