Sally Mann is a photographer best known for her large black-and-white photographs. Her works are included in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art among many others.
She was named “America’s Best Photographer” in 2001 by Time magazine. Mann has been the subject of two film documentaries. The first, Blood Ties was nominated for an Academy Award as Best Documentary Short. The second, What Remains was nominated for an Emmy for Best Documentary in 2008.
Mann has also written several books. Her most recent, Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs, won Mann the 2016 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction. She has also received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from Corcoran Museum, and the National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship.
Please join Distinguished Lecture Series, in collaboration with the Center For the Humanities, for an evening with Sally Mann. The doors to Memorial Union's Shannon Hall will open at 7:00 PM.
Lecture is open and FREE to both students and the public, and will end with a 30 minute Q&A.