Calendar of Events

Talks

Date:
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
Jamie M. Allen will discuss the latest installation in the museum’s History of Photography Gallery. Free to members; included with museum admission. 
Date:
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Director in Person. Architect Daniel Brenner is already in his late thirties when he finally gets a chance to build something. He energetically assembles a team of old friends, but their utopian dreams of an alternative housing project promptly cause trouble.
Date:
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Time:
6 p.m.
Location:
Preview of two exhibitions: Abandoned and Rescued and Nandita Raman: Cinema Play House
Date:
Friday, November 10, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Main Galleries
Artist Nandita Raman and Curatorial Assistant William Green will guide visitors on a tour of the exhibition Cinema Play House. Free to members; included w/ museum admissions
Date:
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
George Eastman Museum
The Eastman Museum holds a vast collection of original nitrate film frames, originally owned by Italian film historian Davide Turconi. Learn about the collection at this talk by Paolo Cherchi Usai, senior curator, Moving Image Department.
Date:
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time:
6 p.m.
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Through his ongoing project Changing Perspectives, Jamey Stillings explores our complicated history as a fossil fuel–dependent society now shifting toward renewable energy. 
Date:
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Time:
1 p.m.
Location:
Project Gallery
Lisa Hostetler, curator in charge of the Department of Photography, will lead a guided tour of the exhibition Lucinda Devlin: Sightlines. Free to members; included with museum admission.
Date:
Friday, December 1, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Rochester Premiere | Filmmaker in Person. The Nine, Katy Grannan’s first feature film, is an intimate, at times disturbing, view into an America most would rather ignore. Raw, poetic, direct, and unnerving, the film is less a window into a foreign world than a distorted mirror reflecting our own shared existence.
Date:
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Time:
7 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Capra | Holidays | Special Guests. In one of the most inspirational films of all time, James Stewart and Donna Reed find their way through rough times in Bedford Falls (modeled after nearby Seneca Falls, New York) by way of a loving, dedicated relationship and a little heavenly intervention. 
Date:
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
Curtis Theatre
Photographic antiquarian Nick Graver has been conducting research on early photography studios for more than forty years. Join us as he takes us on a digital tour of these unique studios and discusses their importance to the history of photography in our region.  

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