Lecture in Photography: Abelardo Morell

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2022 6 – 7 pm

Columbia College Chicago
600 S. Michigan
Chicago, IL 60605

Columbia College Student Center
754 S. Wabash, 5th floor

This Wednesday, the MoCP and the Photography Department at Columbia College Chicago invite you to a Lecture in Photography, featuring Abelardo Morell. 

Morell is well-known for transforming ordinary rooms into camera obscuras. His wide range of photographs have been showcased at the Art Institute of Chicago; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Brooklyn Museum, New York; the International Museum of Photography, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Smithsonian Institution International Gallery, Washington, DC.; among many others. He published his book A Camera in a Room in 1995 and was the subject of the documentary Shadow of the House (2007). Lectures in Photography are co-presented by MoCP and the Photography Department at Columbia College Chicago.  

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Image:  Abelardo Morell, Camera Obscura: The Pantheon in Hotel Albergo del Sole, Room #111, Rome, Italy, 2008