Collectors' Weekend

October 19 & 20, 2012

Collectors' Weekend takes you inside the world of photography collecting. Share in a conversation with internationally renowned collectors and view personal collections and highlighted acquisitions. To read more about our collectors, click here.

These events are free and open to the public.

Friday, October 19
Using Photography
Michael Lowe Gallery
905 Vine Street Cincinnati, OH 45202
Composed of works from the Michael Lowe collection, Using Photography consists of Conceptual Photography primarily from the 1960s and 1970s, as well as performance-based photography.
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Saturday, October 20
Light Castings: Photographic Installations by Jordan Tate and Anthony Pearson
Voltage Gallery
3209 Madison Road, 2nd floor Cincinnati, OH 45209
Light Castings showcases new attitudes about photography as object and representation, as a form that embraces the optical, the sculptural, and the cinematic. Includes a piece by Jordan Tate from the Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell collection.  
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM  
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Exhibition Walk-Through with the artists and curator Lisa Kurzner. 

Collectors’ Roundtable
Black Box, Contemporary Arts Center
44 East 6th Street Cincinnati, OH 45202 
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
James Crump, FOTOFOCUS co-chair and Chief Curator, Cincinnati Art Museum, moderates a conversation with collectors David Raymond, Laura Ruth and Fred Bidwell, and Trevor Traina. 
7:30 PM
Reception, Contemporary Arts Center lobby.
On view, Contemporary Arts Center Galleries: Image Machine: Andy Warhol and Photography.

Collectors’ Weekend After-Party
Gateway Arts Festival, A Requiem Project: Contained
Grammer’s Restaurant and Bar
1440 Walnut Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
2:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Collectors' Weekend finishes with a party at Grammer’s and Contained, an exhibition featuring 11 site-specific photographic installations in shipping containers.