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Past News & Events:


Teaching:
Yale:
Photographing New Haven (Yale students undergraduate course, Fall 2012)


Panel Discussion
On the Razor's Edge: Form and content in documentary photography
socialdocumentary.net/razorsEdge/panel_discussion.html
Thursday, May 17 | 7:00 PM
powerHouse Arena
37 Main Street, Brooklyn
New York Photo Festival

Reception and book signing to follow
Moderator: Glenn Ruga
Curator at New York Photo Festival
Panelists: Bruce Davidson, Lori Grinker, Platon, Reza, Eugene Richards


Exhibition and Fundraiser:
"Through Our Lens: Photographers Reflect on Empowerment"
A Photography Exhibition & Auction to benefit Man Up Campaign Us, Inc.
www.manupcampaign.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=215:through-our-lens-
photographers-reflect-on-empowerment&catid=64:press-releases&Itemid=175

March 8, 2012, International Women's Rights Day | 6:30pm - 11pm
25 CPW Gallery, 25 Central Park West, NYC


Workshop:
The Photographer as Artist and Social Documentarian
http://shopping.icp.org/school/continuing/course.html?category_id=152&product_id=34583&utm_source=
March+2012&utm_campaign=Feb+Newsletter&utm_medium=email
Instructor: Lori Grinker
Dates: Two-Weekend Workshop
March 24 - april 1, 2012 | Saturday and Sunday: 10-5 am


Kickstarter
www.kickstarter.com/projects/dear-grinkers/distant-relations-one-family-eight-nations


The New Yorker
www.newyorker.com/arts/events/art/2011/10/10/111010goar_GOAT_art?currentPage=2


NY Times Lens
lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/09/20/piecing-together-an-ancestral-puzzle


Presentation:
September 18, 2011
| 5:00 PM
"Distant Relations" slide show and discussion
www.powerhousearena.com
37 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201, Tel: 718.666.3049


Yale College Seminar:
fall of 2011
Lori will be teaching a 13-week documentary photography seminar in New Haven at Yale


Workshop:
August 1-5, 2011
"The Art of Documentary"
Anderson Ranch Arts Center
Snowmass, CO
www.andersonranch.org/workshops/courses/details/index.php?page=photography&id=2681


Wednesday, May 4, 2011 | 3:00 PM -6:00 PM
The 2011 Literary Studies May Colloquium: DOCUMENTING DIASPORA(S)
President's Dining Room, 12th Floor
Fordham University at Lincoln Center
With photographer Lori Grinker, filmmaker and scholar Frances Negron-Muntaner (Columbia University), mix-media artist Dawit L. Petros, and Ivy Wilson (Northwestern University). Discussion moderated by Chris GoGwilt (Fordham University).
Click here for the event flier.
For further information, updates and directions, please visit the Literary Studies event page at www.fordham.edu/ls


Thursday, March 31, 2011 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dear Grinkers Presented by Lori Grinker in Collaboration with SocialDocumentary.net
www.bhphotovideo.com/find/eventDetails.jsp/id/933


Call for Entries: March 1, 2011 - May 31, 2011
Social Documentary (www.socialdocumentary.net)
Ten Years After Nine Eleven: Searching for a 21st Century Landscape
www.socialdocumentary.net/promotions.php?sID=3l2324e672uig9e3662lm0ems7


Panel Discussion and Presentation:
Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Picturing Soldiers: The Aesthetics and Ethics of Contemporary Soldier
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) Main Auditorium
17 Canal Walkway, Providence, RI
www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=135874383144741&inviter=562800754&invitekey=5YGTY5P5QT2OWDB1VC2VPVX2RP1G5T


Workshop:
March 5-6, and March 19-20, 2011 | Saturday and Sunday: 10 am-5 pm
Two-Weekend Workshop
The Photographer as Artist and Social Documentarian
International Center of Photography (ICP)
1114 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street
shopping.icp.org/school/continuing/course.html?category_id=206&product_id=33523


Panel Discussion/Exhibition:
Nothing Like My Home (the Iraqi Refugee Crisis)
February 12 through May 8, 2011
143 Main St., Beacon, NY
Panel discussion:
April 9, 2011
FOVEA EXHIBITIONS
Hours noon-6 p.m. Fri.-Sun.
www.foveaexhibitions.org


Lori Grinker was an advisor to the Broadway production: TIME STANDS STILL by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Donald Margulies, starring Eric Bogosian, Brian d'Arcy James, Laura Linney (as the photographer) and Alicia Silverstone. Previews begin January 5 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (formerly Biltmore), 261 W. 47th St., New York, NY 10036
www.manhattantheatreclub.com/current-season/time_stands_still/default.asp


November 1, 2010
Lori was recently interviewed for ARTE the European cultural television channel
French: www.arte.tv/fr/Comprendre-le-monde/arte-journal/3514108.html
German: videos.arte.tv/de/videos/literatur_lori_grinker-3513258.html


Thursday, October 07, 2010, 6:30 p.m.*
AFTERWAR - illustrated lecture
The Morgan Library
225 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016, (212) 685-0008
Tickets: $15 for Non-Members; $10 for Members
www.themorgan.org/public/program.asp?id=356

Lori Grinker will show photographs, read some of her interviews, and share personal anecdotes from this journey around the world, after war.

* The exhibition Anne Morgan's War: Rebuilding Devastated France, 1917 - 1924 will be open at 5:30 p.m. especially for program attendees.


Thursday - Sunday, March 18-21, 2010
The AIPAD Photography Show New York
Park Avenue Armory
Nailya Alexander Gallery
www.aipad.com/photoshow/new-york/


Saturday, March 13, 2010
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Between Hope & History: When Disaster Strikes
Cantor Film Center, 36 E. 8th Street (off University Pl), NYC
www.nyu.edu/ipk/events/105

An All-Day Symposium
presented by The New York Institute for the Humanities and the Institute for Public Knowledge at NYU:
11 AM > Bearing Witness
Leon Botstein, Philip Gourevitch, Lori Grinker, Jonathan Schell


February 16, 2010
Documenting the Global Recession
Opening Reception and Panel Discussion
Tuesday, 6:30 pm
powerHouse Arena
Brooklyn, NY


February Workshop:


International Center of Photography (ICP)
The Photographer as Artist and Social Documentarian
Two-Weekends
Feb 13-14, 2010
Feb 28-29  2010
http://shopping.icp.org/school/continuing/course.html?category_id=192&product_id=32477


Saturday, January 16, 2010
Manhattan Theatre Club is pleased to announce the the New York premiere of:
TIME STANDS STILL by Donald Margulies, directed by Daniel Sullivan
After Words will feature TIME STANDS STILL playwright Donald Margulies, NPR’s Brooke Gladstone, and photographer Lori Grinker. The panel will be moderated by Lisa McNulty, MTC’s Artistic Line Producer.
http://www.manhattantheatreclub.com/current-season/time_stands_still/afterwords.asp


January 8, 2010
TALK/PRESENTATION:
Lori Grinker will be presenting work from AFTERWAR at When Veterans Come Home: A Workshop for Working Journalists," January 8, 2010 at the Carter Center in Atlanta.


Novmber 14, 2009
"Iraqi Voices"
Corcoran Gallery of Art The Frances and Armand Hammer
Auditorium, 500 17th St NW, WDC 20006, 202.639.1700
[$20 suggested donation at the door]
www.fotoweekdc.com/events/listing.aspx?id=234
Saturday, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM



September 21, 2009
B&H Events, NYC
Iraq: Scars and Exile, Presented by Lori Grinker in Collaboration with SocialDocumentary.net
Monday, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


April 24, 2009
See Lori's photographs of Mike Tyson in James Toback's documentary TYSON
in theaters now.


January 28-April 1, 2009
| Wed 2:00–5:00 pm
Full-time course
Visualizing Ulysses: Photography and Streams of Consciousness
International Center of Photography
One-Year Certificate Program in General Studies


March 7-8, and March 21-22, 2009 | Saturday and Sunday: 10 am-5 pm
Two-Weekend Workshop
The Photographer as Artist and Social Documentarian
International Center of Photography
1114 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street


Feb 26-28, 2009
AFTERMATH: Journalism, storytelling, and the impact of violence and tragedy
[Panelist]
Nieman Foundation for Journalism
Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.



June 6-29, 2008

LOOK 3: Festival of the Photograph
McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA
Exhibition: Afterwar
www.festivalofthephotograph.org/2008/index.html


Columbia University, NYC

5 Years of Occupation: 5 Days of Action
[April 21st – April 25th]
Teach In- Refugee Crisis in Iraq: 717 Hamilton
A multimedia presentation by Lori Grinker, April 22, 2008


IRAQ POLICY FORUM:
Multimedia piece from Iraq: Scars and Exile
Responding to the Humanitarian Situation Facing Iraqis
Jack Morton auditorium, The George Washington University (GW), Washington, DC
April 14, 2008


April 10-13, 2008
AIPAD - Nailya Alexander Gallery
Park Avenue Armory, New York City
www.aipad.com/exhibitions/?object_id=4&sort=name
www.aipad.com/photoshow


Williston Northampton School
Photographers Workshop series. Easthampton, MA
April 10, 2008


Lecture & iBOP awards judge
Illinois Press Photographers Association (IPPA) CONVENTION 2008
Champaign, Illinois, March 28-29, 2008


Panel Discussion
Documentary Practice: From Printed Page to Gallery Wall
Tinker Auditorium, 55 East 59th Street, NYC, February 28, 2008


Bill Moyers Journal:
www.pbs.org/moyers/journal/02152008/watch3.html
February 15, 2008


Yale University
Master’s Tea at Pierson College
New Haven, CT, February 21, 2008



OSI Forum: The Iraqi Refugee Crisis - Bearing Witness
Speaker: Lori Grinker, Omer Salih Mahdi, George Packer, Kristele Younes
Open Society Institute, 400 West 59th ST, New York City

January 24, 2008


Moving Walls International: A Documentary Photography Exhibition
Contemporary Image Collective. Cairo, Egypt
www.ciccairo.com

October 28 - November 22, 2007
Click here for more info



PhotoBravo
Minnesota Center for Photography
165 13th Avenue NE Minneapolis, MN
www.mncp.org
October 13 - November 2, 2007


Afterwar at Fovea Editions
Exhibition, Panel Discussion
May 12 - July 8, 2007
Beacon, New York
Info@FoveaEditions.org



Apocalypse: Contemporary Visions
May 30 - July 27, 2007
Nailya Alexander & Candace Dwan Gallery
www.nailya.org


Afterwar
Exhibition, Panel Discussion, Workshop
MNCP (Minnesota Center of Photography)
November 4, 2006 – January 7, 2007



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Past Exhibitions:



Nov. 11, 2012 - Feb. 3, 2013
"WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath"
Museum of Fine Arts Houston
www.mfah.org/exhibitions/warphotography-photographs-armed-conflict-and-its-/


May 16, 2012 | 7pm (for ticket holders)
Opening reception:
On the Razor's Edge: Form and content in documentary photography
newyorkphotofestival.com/ruga
powerHouse Arena
37 Main Street, Brooklyn
New York Photo Festival


August 25 - October 8, 2011
Solo exhibit:
"Distant Relations"
Opening reception: September 13, 2011
Nailya Alexander Gallery
41 E 57th Street, Suite 704, New York, NY 10022, Tel: 212.315.2211
nailyaalexandergallery.com


November 18, 2011 - January 2012
Solo exhibit:
"Distant Relations"
Opening reception: December 1, 2011
Laurie M. Tish Gallery
The Jewish Community Center of Manhattan*
334 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10023, Tel: 646.505.4444
* Special programming at the JCC to be announced
www.jccmanhattan.org


February 12 - May 8, 2011 
Solo exhibit:
"Nothing Like My Home" (the Iraqi Refugee Crisis)
www.foveaexhibitions.org


April 15 - June 4, 2011 
Group exhibit:
"XXI: Conflicts in a New Century"
Reception: Friday, April 15th, 2011  
Oak Cliff Cultural Center
OC3 space (Oak Cliff Cultural Center)
223 W. Jefferson Blvd., Dallas, TX 75208, 214.670.3777
mulcahymodern.com/UpcomingExhibitions.aspx


November 7-November 14, 2009
"Iraqi Voices"
FotoWeekCentral3, 3307-D M St, NW, WDC 20007
www.fotoweekdc.org/events/listing.aspx?id=244


October 29-December 6, 2009
"Contact/s: The Art of Photojournalism"
Museum of Australian Democracy, Australia
moadoph.gov.au/exhibitions/contacts-30-the-art-of-photojournalism


August 31- September 26, 2009
"Trauma in Three Acts"
Language and Culture International Gallery
www.spj.org/c-dart.asp
158 E. 14th St. Indianapolis, IN 46202. (317) 250.2714
Click here for invite


March 26-29, 2009
The AIPAD Photography Show New York
Nailya Alexander Gallery, Booth 411
Park Avenue Armory (67th & Park Avenue)
www.aipad.com/photoshow/new-york
www.nailyaalexandergallery.com


March 5-March 22, 2009
Powerhouse Arena
Exhibition-Fundraiser: "2,191 Days and Counting"
37 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201


January 2009-September 2009
"Nothing Like My Home" (the Iraqi refugee crisis)
Traveling exhibition to high schools around the US


November 14, 2008
Contact's Contacts
DC Foto Week in Washington DC.
Show up at, 3338 M Street NW (in Georgetown)


October 9-November 11, 2008

International Festival of Photography “KievFotoCom”
• Master Class Workshop
• Exhibition: Afterwar
Kiev, Ukraine
www.soviart.com.ua/festivals/kievfotocom-2008/index_e.html


September-November 2008
IRAQ: Scars and Exile
Museo de Antioquia of Medellín, Colombia