Photographer To Lecture At U.Va. Oct. 20
October 7, 2003 --
WHO: Andrea Modica
Lecture on her photography work
Monday, Oct. 20, 7 p.m.
Campbell Hall, Room 158
her work, photographer Andrea Modica blurs the lines between
fact and fiction. Her compositions and
use of shifting focus
draw in the viewer, creating open-ended narratives.
received an M.F.A. from Yale School of Art in 1985. She was
a professor of art for 13 years in upstate
moving to Colorado.
has received numerous grants including a 1994 Guggenheim Arts
Fellowship and a 1990 Fulbright-Hays
Her platinum prints are included in the permanent collections
Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art
in New York City, the National Museum of Art and the Smithsonian
Institution in Washington, D.C., the San Francisco Museum
of Art and the
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris.
photographs have been published extensively and she has produced
four monographs: “Minor
League,” “Treadwell,” “Human
Being” and “Real Indians.”
details, call the McIntire Department of Art at (434) 924-6123.
Jane Ford, (434) 924-4298