Ferrum College's Dr. Delia Heck Co-hosts Event at Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke
Perspectives on Edward Burtynsky: Oil
Thursday, October 25, 6:30 p.m., Taubman Museum of Art, 110 Salem Avenue SE, Roanoke, Virginia
with Lori Pauli (Associate Curator of Photographs, National Gallery of Canada) and Dr. Delia Heck (Associate Professor of Environmental Science and Program Coordinator, Environmental Planning and Development, Ferrum College)
Photographer Edward Burtynsky's color landscapes encompass a kind of modern-day "lifecycle" of oil, the energy source that has shaped the modern world. In this exciting program, Lori Pauli, author of Manufactured Landscapes, will introduce us to these striking photographs.
Pauli and Delia Heck, associate professor of Environmental Science, will then host a conversation about how we might interpret these works in the dual contexts of art history and environmental science.
For more information, visit Taubman Museum of Art
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