Calendar of Events

Talks

Date:
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Time:
6 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Artist Alejandro Cartagena will discuss his work, including the photograph on view in A History of Photography.
Date:
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
Film Technician Tim Wagner will discuss the important role of teaching the next generation of projectionists, including the forthcoming projection manual to be published by the Eastman Museum in 2017.
Date:
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Time:
1 p.m.
Location:
Main Galleries
Curatorial Assistant in the Department of Photography William Green will lead a guided tour of the exhibition Robert Cumming: The Secret Life of Objects.
Date:
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
Graduate students in Photographic Preservation and Collections Management will present their work.
Date:
Monday, April 10, 2017
Time:
5 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
In partnership with Bivona Child Advocacy Center, the George Eastman Museum presents a special screening of the 2016 Academy Award winner for Best Picture, Spotlight (Tom McCarthy, US/Canada 2015, 128 min., DCP), starring George Eastman Award winner Michael Keaton. A reception with light refreshments will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Curtis Theatre. The film begins at 6 p.m. in the Dryden.
Date:
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
 Join William Green, curatorial assistant in the Department of Photography, for a discussion of the architectural photographs featured in the most recent installation of objects in the museum’s History of Photography Gallery.
Date:
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
Kodak research scientist Louis M. Condax is often referred to as “the father of the Kodak Dye Transfer process.” Researcher Stephanie Hofner will discuss the significance of Condax’s achievements, providing an overview of his career and his contributions to the development of Dye Transfer at Kodak Research Laboratories. Free to members; included with museum admission. 
Date:
Friday, June 23, 2017
Time:
6 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
In conversation with Curator in Charge Lisa Hostetler, artist Lucinda Devlin will discuss her work on view in Sightlines.
Date:
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
This talk will explore this era of Kodak advertising and how it created the basis for the so-called snapshot aesthetic.