Artist Talk: Middle of the Road with Kōzō Miyoshi

7:00—8:30 P.M.
Singer Hall
Tickets $5 or free for members

Photographer Kōzō Miyoshi will discuss the photographs he made on Historic Route 66 during the mid-1990s, while he was an artist-in-residence at the Center for Creative Photography in Tucson. Miyoshi road-tripped along what remains of Route 66, the “Main Street of America,” creating meticulously-composed images with an 8 x 10 view camera that present the iconic road as a place in transition from highway to scenic byway, America to Americana. Miyoshi’s photographs inspired the Museum’s exhibition Longer Ways to Go: Photography of the American Road.

Image: Kōzō Miyoshi, Near Lavic, California, 1996. Collection Center for Creative Photography. ©Kōzō Miyoshi.

 

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