Thomas Ruff In Conversation With Sophie Hackett

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Thomas Ruff In Conversation With Sophie Hackett
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Join renowned German photographer Thomas Ruff and the AGO’s Associate Curator of Photography, Sophie Hackett for a conversation on the occasion of "Thomas Ruff: Object Relations." The AGO exhibition features works from Ruff’s series Negative (2014 – ongoing) as well as his acclaimed series Sterne (1989 – 1992), Zeitungsfotos (1990 – 1991) and Maschinen (2003). These works will be accompanied by selections from Ruff’s extensive personal collection of photographic materials, including an 1885 study of a spark by Trouvelot; electrocardiograms from 1909; nude studies from 1923, and two majestic photograms by Arthur Siegel from the 1940s.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 7pm
Baillie Court, Art Gallery of Ontario
Members $15 | Public $17 | Students $10

About the AGO/CONTACT International Photography Talks:
In celebration of the AGO’s Year of Photography and the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, the two organizations present a landmark series of talks featuring leading international artists and thinkers reflecting on photography and its impact on our culture. For more information on the full series, visit http://www.ago.net/agocontact-international-photography-talks

The AGO/CONTACT International Photography Talks are generously supported by Penny Rubinoff.
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By: AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario