Artist Talk Lynn Saville

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Clinton Hill / Fort Green

Opening from

On View

Pratt Institute | 200 Willoughby Ave

Friday, Aug 21, 2015 —Friday, Oct 02, 2015

Location: Photography Gallery, Lower level ARC Building

Dark City features photographs from Lynn Saville’s three monographs Acquainted with the Night (Rizzoli, 1997), Night/Shift (Monacelli, 2009), and Dark City (Damiani, 2015), each of which depicts American cities at night and what the artist describes as, “the boundary times between night and day.” The retrospective exhibition depicts three decades of the artist's nocturnes with an emphasis on photographs made in Greater New York.

Lynn Saville’s photographs have been widely exhibited in the U.S. and abroad. Saville has won a number of awards, including fellowships from The New York Foundation for the Arts and The New York State Council for the Arts; a Premio in the Scanno, Italy, Festival of Photography; and First Place in the Architecture category, Women in Photography International.

Lynn Saville was educated at Duke University and Pratt Institute, where she received her M.F.A. in Photography in 1976.

Gallery Hours: 12:30–5, Monday–Friday
Special Gallery Hours: Alumni Day, Saturday, September 19th, 10 AM - 4 PM

Closing reception and gallery talk with the artist
The Fund for Pratt Learning Salon: An Evening with Lynn Saville
Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 6–8 PM
RSVP to alumnievents@pratt.edu by Thursday, September 24