Dayanita Singh (Indian, born 1961) Pothi Khana, 2018 30 hinged teak structures, 80 black and white and 20 color archival pigment prints, 6 stools The Driscoll Art Accessions Endowment Fund and The Alfred And Ingrid Lenz Harrison Purchase Fund 2020.58 Installation view Frith Street Gallery, London, 20 September 2019 – 9 November 2019 Photo: Stephen White & Co

Virtual Arnold Newman Lecture on Photography & New Media: Dayanita Singh

This is a virtual event that will take place via Zoom.
This event takes place from 12:00 to 1:00pm CST
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Celebrated photographic artist Dayanita Singh will present an alternative history of photography in Birthing the Photobook: A Matrilineal History. In conversation with Mia’s Chair of Global Contemporary Art, Casey Riley, Singh will discuss a range of photographic books–from the 19th century botanical photographs of Anna Atkins to 20th century family albums–to reveal their impact upon the evolution of the photographic medium.

Generous support provided by the Arnold and Augusta Newman Foundation.

“Dayanita Singh: Pothi Khana” is on view at Mia through April 10, 2022.

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Dayanita Singh (Indian, born 1961) Pothi Khana, 2018 30 hinged teak structures, 80 black and white and 20 color archival pigment prints, 6 stools The Driscoll Art Accessions Endowment Fund and The Alfred And Ingrid Lenz Harrison Purchase Fund 2020.58 Installation view Frith Street Gallery, London, 20 September 2019 – 9 November 2019 Photo: Stephen White & Co