AIPAD will host 16 talks featuring prominent curators, collectors, artists, and journalists. The AIPAD Talks will be held Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the Show. AIPAD Talks require separate admission and tickets will be available for purchase online and at the door. Seating is limited.
Topics, speakers, and schedule are subject to change
Thursday, March 30
ARTIST TALK: Albert Watson
with Tim B. Wride, William and Sarah Ross Soter Curator of Photography, Norton Museum of Art
Albert Watson discusses his long career as a fashion/commercial photographer and the growing interest in exhibiting this type of work by the museum world.
ICP PRESENTS PERPETUAL REVOLUTION: Looking Backward to Move Forward
Erin Barnett, ICP Director of Exhibitions and Collections; Carol Squiers, ICP Curator; Kalia Brooks, ICP Adjunct Curator; and artists Sheila Pree Bright and Gabriel Garcia Roman
The International Center for Photography’s current exhibition, Perpetual Revolution explores the relationship between the overwhelming image world that confronts us, and the volatile, provocative, and often-violent social world it mirrors.
WHAT HAPPENED TO LOOKING AT THE WORLD? Documentary, Surveillance and Contemporary Photography
Sandra Phillips, Curator Emerita, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and artists Lucas Blalock, Trevor Paglen, and Gilles Peress
A discussion of the history and politics of contemporary photography and its relationship to the traditions of examining and reporting.
WHAT IT'S WORTH: Navigating Value in the Photo Market
Vivian Ebersman, Director of Art Expertise, AXA Art Americas Corporation; W.M. Hunt, collector and dealer; Sarah Morthland, AAA, Principal Appraiser, ACM Services; Bruce Silverstein, Bruce Silverstein Gallery; and Edward Yee, Primary Appraiser, Penelope Dixon & Associates
How much is a photograph worth? This panel of long-time veterans in the fields of collecting, dealing, appraising, and insuring will address with the concept of value and how it impacts collectors.