Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
Monday March 22nd, 5:30pm Meyerson B3
Charlotte Cotton is the creative director of the National Media Museum's London space, opening in 2012. This space will host exhibitions, debates and other ventures focusing on both historical and contemporary issues in photography, film, television, animation and the web. Previously, Charlotte has held positions as curator and head of photography at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, as curator of photographs at the Victoria and Albert Museum, and head of programming at The Photographers' Gallery in London. She has curated many exhibitions of historical and contemporary photography including Heavy Light: Recent Photography and Video from Japan and New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape (both 2009), Guy Bourdin (2003), Stepping In and Out: Contemporary Documentary Photography (2003), Out of Japan (2002), Imperfect Beauty: The Making of Contemporary Fashion Photographs (2000). She has published four books, including The Photograph as Contemporary Art, and has contributed to a variety of monographs and exhibition catalogues.