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Presented by MPS Digital Photography

i3 Photo Lecture: Ilona Szwarc

Sep 29, 2020; 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Color photograph of a young women sitting on a stool in a room with pink carpet and shiny pink flowery wallpaper wearing flesh-colored undergarments. She has fur applied to her chest and forearms. Scattered fur, hair, cables, tissues and a book are next to her feet on the floor.
Credit: Ilona Szwarc

A recipient of the 2015 Richard Benson Prize for Excellence in Photography from Yale University and the 2014 Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture, Ilona Szwarc’s (BFA 2013 Photography) practice examines gender, identity and beauty in the context of American culture. She joins us to share insights into her artistic process and discuss her two most recent bodies of work, “Unsex me here” and “Some women can take their eyes out.”


Join the lecture on Zoom.


The MPS Digital Photography i3: Images, Ideas, Inspiration lecture series features leading photographers and artists, hardware and software developers and industry experts.

Free and open to the public