Archive for December 2012

Sebastian Junger’s Tim Hetherington Doc to Premiere at Sundance

Posted by on Thursday December 6, 2012 | Events

“Which Way is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington,” Sebastian Junger’s documentary about the life and work of his friend and colleague, the award-winning photographer, will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January in Park City, Utah. Hetherington was killed in a rocket attack in Libya in April... More

Hillary Clinton Honors Photographer Carrie Mae Weems with State Dept. Medal

Posted by on Monday December 3, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Celebrity, Fine Art

Photographer Carrie Mae Weems received a State Department medal from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at a luncheon on Friday, November 30, at the State Department in Washington, D.C. Clinton honored Weems and four other artists—Jeff Koons, Cai Guo-Qiang, Shahzia Sikander and Kiki Smith—with the first U.S. Department of State Medals of Arts ever awarded.... More