Posts Tagged ‘Deborah Bright’

"America in View: Landscape Photography 1865 to Now" Exhibition Opening at the RISD Museum

A broad panorama of our country’s topographies and correlating narratives, America in View reveals a nation’s ambitions and failings, beauty and loss, politics and personal stories through about 150 photographs spanning nearly 150 years. Ranging from 19th-century albumen prints documenting the pristine drama of the Western landscape to contemporary digital images that construct newly imagined […]

Deborah Bright is Pratt's new Chair of the Fine Arts

Deborah Bright (Professor, Photography and History of Art+Visual Culture)  has been appointed Chair of the Fine Arts Department at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. As Chair, she will oversee graduate and undergraduate programs in six disciplinary areas (painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, ceramics and jewelry) and work closely with the Dean and 13 other department heads […]

Deborah Bright Visiting Professor at Harvard's VES

Deborah Bright (Professor, Photography + History of Art and Visual Culture) has been named a Visiting Professor to Harvard University’s Department of Visual and Environmental Studies (VES). Her recent photographic work can be seen in “Visiting Faculty 2011-12,” on display Aug. 29-Oct. 9, an exhibition of work by VES’s eight visiting faculty at the Carpenter […]

Professional Development Fund Spring 2011 funding cycle

The Professional Development Fund Committee met on April 19, 2011 to review project proposals submitted for its Spring funding cycle. The Committee received 27 proposals requesting over $90,000 in support. The Committee is pleased to announce the following awards: Mary Bergstein (Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture) received funding for her study at the […]

Deborah Bright honored at Society for Photographic Education Northeast Regional Conference

From “When RISD hosted the Society for Photographic Education Northeast Regional Conference last weekend, the organization took the opportunity to present Acting Dean of Fine Arts and Photography Professor Deborah Bright with its Honored Educator Award. As Provost Jessie Shefrin pointed out in introducing her friend and colleague, and summarizing her many accomplishments, Deborah’s work – in […]