Monday, May 31, 2010

Nevada: The Photography of Cliff Segerblom at The Springs Preserve

Thursday, June 10 @ 6:00 pm
The Springs Preserve

The Contemporary Arts Center is pleased to announce a special invitation to the Springs Preserve on Thursday, June 10th. Join Springs Preserve Curator Mike Spiewak as he leads a tour of the current exhibit "Nevada: The Photography of Cliff Segerblom" in the Big Springs Gallery on June 10th. The tour will start at 6:00 PM and be followed by the guest lecturer Kirsten Swenson's "Transitional Landscapes: Photographing the New West". Swenson, an Assistant Professor of Contemporary Art at UNLV, will speak on the role of photography in documenting land use in the American west in the 20th century. Dr. Swenson will place Segerblom's photographs within the broader context of regional landscape photography of the period. The tour and lecture are free and open to the public on a first come first serve basis. Pre-registration is appreciated but not required.
Registering is easy by clicking here. Or R.S.V.P. to the CAC gallery at 382-3886.

Image: Cliff Segerblom, Hoover Dam Needle Test 1941

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