Truth, Lies, and Photographs

Friday, November 2, 2012, 10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Noted artists, scholars, and cultural critics explore provocative aesthetic, ethical, legal, and philosophical issues relating to the manipulation of photographs from the nineteenth century through the present day. This symposium is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop.

This program is made possible by Joyce Frank Menschel.

Free with Museum admission

A Nenbutsu Gathering at Ichiya, Kyoto, from the Illustrated Biography of the Monk Ippen and His Disciple Ta'a (Yugyô Shônin engi-e) (detail), late 14th century | 1975.268.35

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