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Friday, March 5, 2021, 1 p.m.

ONLINE—AZO Paper: History & Demonstration


Process Demonstration: Historic Process Specialist Nick Brandreth will give a hands-on demonstration showing how AZO-style paper is made, and Technology Collection Manager Erin Fisher will share a brief history of this unique paper and its legacy.

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Friday, March 12, 2021, 1 p.m.

ONLINE—Exhibition Talk: George Eastman in 1921


In this annual lecture on George Eastman’s life one hundred years ago, Legacy Collection Archivist Jesse Peers will explore what George Eastman and Eastman Kodak Company were up to in 1921 through a slideshow of related objects and historic documents

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Thursday, March 18, 2021, 6 p.m.
Friday, March 26, 2021, 1 p.m.

ONLINE—In Focus: Digitizing Alden Scott Boyer's Legacy


In Focus: At this virtual talk, go behind the scenes with Boyer Collection Project Cataloger Lilyan Jones and Photographer Mireya Salinas as they highlight key portions of this collection of over 10,000 objects and discuss their experiences with handling, cataloguing, and digitizing its rare and delicate objects.

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Friday, April 2, 2021, 1 p.m.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021, 1 p.m.
Thursday, April 22, 2021, 6 p.m.

ONLINE—Future / Present: Sam Cannon


Future/Present: Sam Cannon will take us inside her digitally altered worlds that blend fantasy, surrealism, and fashion to create works of art that challenge our perception of nature, the human body, and technology.

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Thursday, May 6, 2021, 6 p.m.