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Narrative Medicine Rounds: Amy Arbus, Photographer


Feb 04, 2014 - 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY

Amy Arbus has published five books, including the award-winning On the Street: 1980-1990 and The Inconvenience of Being Born. The New Yorker called The Fourth Wall her masterpiece. Her most recent, After Images, is an homage to modernism’s most iconic avant-garde paintings. Her advertising clients include Chiat/Day, Foote, Cone and Belding, American Express, Saatchi & Saatchi, SpotCo, New Line Cinema, and Nickelodeon. Her photographs have appeared in over one hundred periodicals around the world, including New York, People, Aperture, and The New York Times Magazine. She teaches portraiture at the International Center of Photography, NORDphotography, Anderson Ranch, and The Fine Arts Work Center. Amy Arbus is represented by The Schoolhouse Gallery in Massachusetts. She has had 25 solo exhibitions worldwide, and her photographs are a part of the collection of The National Theater in Norway, The New York Public Library, and The Museum of Modern Art in New York.

This event is free and open to the public.