Marvin Heiferman spoke at thein the second of a five part “Hot Topics” series of lectures by leading figures in the contemporary visual arts.
Last Saturday’s talk took place the day after the opening of the exhibition and book release event of “Artist Unknown / The free world” by artists John D. Monteith & Oliver Wasow on view at the Arts and Culture Center through January 29th, 2012. This collaborative exhibition displays 800 photographs and 16,000 digital images culled and categorized by the artists, from social networking and archiving sites as well as chat rooms and web cam stills.
Heiferman is a photographic curator, author and writer on visual culture for multiple arts publications. Well known for his web-based projects Heifereman contributed text to the exhibitions accompanying book alongside text contributed by art critic Jerry Saltz and the art center’s curator of exhibitions Jane Hart........... read more