This evening: Lecture ‘Why photography?’
At 19:00 @ creatief warenhuis Hoop, The Hague.
Frits Gierstberg (Head of exhibitions at Nederlands Fotomuseum), Rob Hornstra (Photographer at INSTITUTE for Artist Management) & Robert Overweg (Senior Everything) will talk about ‘Why photography?’.
On thursday, January 19 Gierstberg Frits (1959) will talk about the role of photography in a time when new media, social changes and technological innovations change the world. Frits Gierstberg is working since 2003 as head of exhibitions at the Dutch Photography Museum. He has organized many international exhibitions, symposiums, lectures and discussions about photography in the last few years. From January 2006 he also worked as a professor of Photography at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Rob Hornstra and Robert Overweg will join the discussion with their field experience.