Twilight Photography by Lynn Saville (T’71)Open To The Public
Fine art photographer Lynn Saville will present her dynamic twilight photographs taken in American cities and rural environments.
About the Speaker
Fine-art photographer Lynn Saville was educated at Duke University (T’71) and Pratt Institute (M.F.A.). She specializes in photographing cities and rural settings at twilight and dawn, or as she describes it, “the boundary times between night and day.”
Her photographs have been published in four monographs: Acquainted With the Night (Rizzoli, 1997); Night/Shift, with an introduction by Arthur C. Danto (Random House/Monacelli, 2009); Dark City, wi¬¬¬th an introduction by award winning critic Geoff Dyer (Damiani, Bologna, 2015) and Lost: New York (Kris Graves Projects, New York, 2018).
Saville teaches popular courses on twilight photography at New York University and the International Center of Photography. In addition, she has lectured about her work at the School of Visual Arts, the New York Public Library, Photo LA, the Center for Photography at Woodstock, and many other venues.
Saville’s archive resides at the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Duke University. Her photography is represented by the Yancey Richardson Gallery in New York and is in the permanent art collections of major museums, corporations, and individuals. She lives in New York City with her husband, the poet Philip Fried.