STEIDL X STRAND: Robert Polidori
Wednesday October 26: 7:00PM – 7:30PM
Robert Polidori’s work has been the subject of exhibitions around the world and his series of photographs of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina was exhibited at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. He’s received multiple awards over the years.
Robert will talk about making a book with the German-based publishing company STEIDL, renowned for their art and photobooks. Stick around after the talk for a conversation between Steidl and fellow renowned photographers, Joel Sternfeld and Frank Gohlke, about their new book, Landscape as Longing. After the talks Robert will sign copies of his new books Hotel Petra, which looks at the now destroyed Hotel Petra in Beirut, and 60 Feet Road - Bhatiya Nagar Facades, a composition of images building one panoramic view of Mumbai.
Buy a copy of Hotel Petra, 60 Feet Road, or a $20 gift card in-store at the event to attend. This event will take place in the Rare Book Room on the Strand's 3rd floor, accessible via the store elevator or at 826 Broadway.