Friday, April 4, 2014

CONTACT Festival on New York Times Blog

For Photography, the Biggest Show on Earth

"Eighteen years ago four Toronto art dealers decided to whip up a little excitement around photography. Dismayed that the city had no museum devoted to the subject, and that curators at the big arts institutions seemed slow to embrace it as an art form, they issued an open invitation to museums, galleries, art centers and coffee houses to take part in a monthlong festival they called Contact ’97... - William Grimes, ArtsBeat - New York Times Blog

To read full article: http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/04/04/for-photography-the-biggest-show-on-earth/

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