Ron Amato: THE BOX
Monday May 1: 7:30PM – 9:00PM
Ron Amato is a full time Associate Professor of Photography at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where he has been for the last 12 years, 6 of which as the Chairperson of the Photography Department. He has exhibited extensively in the US and internationally and has been published in a number of anthologies. Amato’s recent work centers around issues of aging in the gay community, diverse images of male beauty, idealized body manipulation, image and social media and embracing same sex attraction.
The Box signing event will consist of a conversation between Amato and the author of the book’s foreword, Hunter O’Hanian, the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer at College Art Association (CAA) and the former Director of The Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art. Check out more about The Box HERE.
This event will be located on the second floor of our store.
This event is free to attend. RSVP on Facebook here. Copies of The Box will be available at the event. The event will take place on the Strand's second floor, in the art department, at our store at 828 Broadway at 12th Street.