Friday, June 08, 2018, 6pm
Location: Fotografie Forum Frankfurt
5 EUR, reduced 3 EUR, for members of the FFF and students with valid ID card admission is free
The lecture will consider how photography may be much more connected to the imagination than to time, and how trying to establish connections between the imagination and truth have affected Pradip Malde‘s growth as an artist and his function as a photographer in communities.
The lecture will be in English.
As part of the international photography triennial RAY 2018 Fotografieprojekte RheinMain “EXTREME” the photographer and professor at the University of the South, Sewanee (TN, USA) Pradip Malde talks at the FFF Academy about his spectacular work »IMAGINATION AND TRUTH« in Haiti and Tanzania.
Pradip Malde is a photographer and professor at the University of the South, Sewanee, TN, where he is the co-director of the Haiti Institute. Much of his work considers the experience of loss and how it serves as a catalyst for regeneration. He is currently working in rural communities in Haiti, Tanzania and Tennessee, designing models for community development through photography. Works are held in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago; Princeton University Museum; Victoria & Albert Museum, London; Yale University Museum; and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, among others. Pradip Malde is an exhibiting artist at RAY 2018.