June 30, 2018 at 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Peabody Essex Museum
161 Essex St. Salem , MA 01970
Sarah Kennel, The Byrne Family Curator of Photography, Peabody Essex Museum Joni Sternbach, photographer who uses both large format film and early photographic processes
Jennifer Evans (email@example.com, 978-542-1528)
All programs included with admission. Made possible by the Lowell Institute Tickets available online at pem.org/whats-on or at admissions desk on the day of the event. The artist’s first major traveling exhibition, "Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings," explores themes of family, memory, mortality, and home as well as the Southern landscape as repository of personal and collective memory. Some 115 photographs — many of which have not been exhibited or published previously — offer a sweeping overview of Mann’s artistic achievement, vision, and drive.
EXHIBITION OVERVIEW and Q&A 11 am - noon: Sally Mann: A Thousand Crossings: An Introduction Sarah Kennel, The Byrne Family Curator of Photography and exhibition co-curator, offers this overview.
DEMONSTRATION Wet-Plate Photography with Joni Sternbach 1–3 pm | PEM Connect Building Watch and learn as Joni Sternbach, whose exhibition Surfland was featured at PEM in 2009, makes tintypes, ambrotypes and wet collodion negatives.