New Gesher Galicia Webinar: Roots, Resilience, Renewal: Photographs and Stories of Jewish Life in Poland: 1975-1983 / 2013-2019 by Chuck Fishman #poland #galicia #announcements #photographs
Gesher Galicia is proud to offer our members a presentation on the
work of he internationally renowned photographer, Chuck Fishman.
In his 40-year career, freelance photographer Chuck Fishman has
focused on social, political and ethnographic issues with a strong
humanistic concern. His work has been extensively published,
exhibited, and collected worldwide, and has earned him prestigious
World Press Photo Foundation medals four times.
His photographs have appeared on the covers of Time, Life, Fortune,
Newsweek, The London Sunday Times, The Economist and numerous others,
and have been selected for publication in the American Photography and
Communication Arts juried annuals.
Chuck’s work is included in the collections of the Smithsonian
National Portrait Gallery; the United Nations; POLIN: The Museum of
the History of Polish Jews; The Center for Creative Photography;
University of Arizona; Stanford University; The Studio Museum in
Harlem; Hogan Jazz Archive, Tulane University and the New York Public
Library to name a few, as well as private and corporate collections.
Fishman’s work on Jewish life in Poland, spanning over 40 years, is
the subject of a one-man exhibition of silver gelatin prints which
first opened at the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw in 2018.
That exhibition moved to the Galicia Jewish Museum in Krakow before
being shown in the United States at colleges and universities in 2019.
This presentation is recorded and on our Members Portal for members to
view at their convenience.
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Please be sure to view the introductory page to see a special offer
for Chuck Fishman prints just for Gesher Galicia members.
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Gesher Galicia wishes all our North American friends a very happy and
safe Labor Day weekend.
Dr. Steven S. Turner
President, Gesher Galicia