Burtynsky to speak about his work Oct. 2
Internationally acclaimed Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky will present a public lecture on his work, In the Wake of Progress on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 4 pm in Ellis Hall Auditorium, 58 University Ave.
The lecture is in conjunction with the exhibition Edward Burtynsky: Material World at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre. This exhibition of 24 large-format photographs from the art centre's collection tracks the artist's interest in the impact of human activity on the environment in such disparate regions as northern Ontario and the rising industrial titan, China.
All are welcome to attend a public reception following the lecture in the art centre atrium from 7 to 9 pm.