MFA Summer Lecture Series: Zoe Strauss

CBS Auditorium

The MFA in Studio Art program announces its 20th Annual Summer Lecture Series featuring noted visiting artists. Held on campus, lectures will take place from June 25 through August 5 and are free and open to the public. For further information, contact MFA Program Director Cynthia Thompson at or MFA Program Coordinator Rebecca Jacoby at

Zoe Strauss is a photographer and installation artist based in Philadelphia. First known for "I-95," her annual one-day exhibitions of street photographs under the highway in South Philadelphia, her work has been the subject of solo exhibitions at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the International Center of Photography and the Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, among others. She has received many awards for her photography, including a Seedling Award from the Leeway Foundation (2002) and a Pew Fellowship (2005), and was a 2007 United States Artists Gund Fellow in the Visual Arts. Her work is held in museum collections nationally and was included in the 2006 Whitney Biennial and 2013 Carnegie International. She is currently a visiting professor at the California Institute of the Arts in Los Angeles.

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