Penser le Présent avec Damarice Amao

Wednesday 25 January 2023

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Amphithéâtre des Loges

14 rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris


Colonial framing: What equivocal relationships has modern photography had with past or contemporary 'other' cultures?


Damarice Amao is a historian of photography and has a PhD in art history. She co-curated the exhibitions Eli Lotar (Jeu de Paume, 2017), Photography, Weapon of Class (Centre Pompidou, 2018) and Dora Maar (2019) and co-edited the accompanying catalogues. She recently presented the exhibition Charlotte Perriand. Politique du photomontage (2021). She will soon open at the Centre Pompidou Décadrage colonial. Anticolonialism, Surrealism, Modern Photography.  
She is currently a curator at the Cabinet de la photographie of the Musée National d'Art Moderne/Centre Pompidou.
In dialogue with Alain Berland and Christian Joschke.


Penser le Présent is produced with the support of Société Générale.
14 rue Bonaparte, Paris 6e - Free admission subject to availability


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