Duration : 1h
Hear Ann Thomas, Senior Curator of Photographs, highlight The Intimate World of Josef Sudek, the first major exhibition of the Canadian Photography Institute of the National Gallery of Canada. The show examines the work and life of Czech photographer Josef Sudek (1896–1976) and his intimate circle of artist friends during the decades before and after the Second World War.
In English with simultaneous translation.
Senior Curator of Photographs at the National Gallery of Canada, Ann Thomas, has organized numerous exhibitions and installations and is the author of several catalogues and publications, including Lisette Model (1990), No Man’s Land: Lynne Cohen Photographs (2001), Modernist Photographs from the National Gallery of Canada (2007) and The Great War: The Persuasive Power of Photography (2014) and she is the editor of Beauty of Another Order: Photography in Science (1996). In addition to The Intimate World of Josef Sudek (28 October 2016 – 26 February 2017), Ann is particularly excited about a team project on the Histories of Canadian Photography, as well as her independent research on photography and art post-electrification.