Panel Discussion: The Photography of Terry Toedtemeier

August 4, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Whitsell Auditorium


Moderated by Julia Dolan, Ph.D., The Minor White Curator of Photography

Rock Hushka, Deputy Director and Chief Curator, Tacoma Art Museum

Sandra Phillips, Curator Emerita of Photography, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Toby Jurovics, Chief Curator and Holland Curator of American Western Art at the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha, Nebraska

Prudence Roberts, art historian, Toedtemeier’s spouse, recently retired Professor of Art History and the Director of the Helzer Art Gallery, Portland Community College, and former Curator of American Art, Portland Art Museum

Celebrate the final day of Sun, Shadows, Stone with a discussion of Terry Toedtemeier’s significant contributions to the field of American landscape photography. Panelists will also consider Toedtemeier’s meaningful curatorial legacy that continues to influence the Museum’s photography collection and exhibition program.

Sponsored by The Kinsman Foundation.

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The Portland Art Museum is pleased to offer accommodations to ensure that our programs are accessible and inclusive. All spaces for this program are accessible by wheelchair. Assistive listening devices are also available for lectures. All restrooms have accessible stalls but no power doors. There are single-stall all-gender bathrooms available. Please ask staff for directions.

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Terry Toedtemeier, Derrick Cave, Lake County, Oregon, 1992
Terry Toedtemeier (American, 1947-2008), Derrick Cave, Lake County, Oregon, 1992, gelatin silver print, Museum Purchase: Funds provided by Anne and James Crumpacker, © Estate of Terry Toedtemeier, 1995.73