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PRC @ LA+D Speaker Series: Abelardo Morell, Photographer

University Hall, Room L-030, 1815 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

Add to Calendar 2024-03-06 18:30 2024-03-06 20:30 America/New_York PRC @ LA+D Speaker Series: Abelardo Morell, Photographer Join us as Abelardo Morell discusses his career in photography! Porter Campus

Join us for the 2023/24 PRC Speaker Series, a program created to offer thought provoking, timely, and original events, bringing internationally recognized photographers to the PRC community, held in person and online!

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Abelardo Morell was born in Havana, Cuba in 1948. He immigrated to the United States with his parents in 1962. Morell received his undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College and his MFA from The Yale University School of Art. He has received an honorary degree from Bowdoin College in 1997 and from Lesley University in 2014. He was professor of Photography at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston from 1983 to 2010.

He has received a number of awards and grants, which include a Guggenheim fellowship in 1994 and an Infinity Award in Art from ICP in 2011. In November 2017, he received a Lucie Award for achievement in fine art. His work has been collected and shown in many galleries, institutions and museums, including the Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art, the Metropolitan Art Museum in New York, The Chicago Art Institute, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Houston Museum of Art, The Boston Museum of Fine Art, The Victoria & Albert Museum and several other museums in the United States and abroad. Most recently, his work was included in the exhibition Ansel Adams in Our Time, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

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