This artist talk took place at Concordia University on January 12th, 2017 and was organized by the Photography Program and the Post Image Cluster with the generous support of all the Photo Concerto contributors and the Milieux Institute for Arts, Culture and Technology.
Mitch Epstein (born 1952, Holyoke, Massachusetts) is a fine-art photographer who helped pioneer fine-art color photography in the 1970s. His photographs are in numerous major museum collections, including New York’s Museum of Modern Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Whitney Museum of American Art; The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and the Tate Modern in London.
Epstein has worked as a director, cinematographer, and production designer on several films, including Dad, Salaam Bombay!, and Mississippi Masala.
For video documentation of the event: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ojy0wVLlTj8&t=929s