Born in Boston 1950. Lives and works in Boston and Rochester. Alison Nordström is Curator-at-Large of the George Eastman House, the oldest and largest museum of photography in the world, responsible for major exhibitions and international collaborations. She is particularly interested in photography material and interdisciplinary nature as manifested both in its history and in contemporary art. Current initiatives include a book and exhibition on Aaron Siskind’s documentary period and an exhibition combining new and historical work to explore changes in photography’s representation of time. She is widely published and has curated more than a 100 exhibitions in more than twenty countries. She holds a PhD in Cultural and Visual Studies.
This article is reserved for subscribed members only. If you are already a member, you can log in here below.
Subscribe for full access to The Eye of Photography archives!
That’s thousands of images and articles, documenting the history of the medium of photography and its evolution during the last decade, through a unique daily journal. Explore how photography, as an art and as a social phenomenon, continue to define our experience of the world. Two offers are available.
Subscribe either monthly for $5 or annually for $50 (2 months offered).