Guest Speaker: Robert Herman, Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Travels with my iPhone 

Robert will be talking and showing images from The Phone Book, (Schiffer 2015), his collection of iPhone photos made while traveling around the world. He will also preview images from an upcoming book of his photos, taken in Italy.

Color photograph © Robert Herman, umbrellas in crowded street
© Robert Herman

Robert Herman has been a street photographer since his days as a film student in the late 1970’s. His love of light and color, and making images revealing the transcendent in the seemingly mundane, continues to this day. His work has been exhibited throughout the world and is part of the permanent collections of The George Eastman House and the Telfair Museum of Art. His first book, The New Yorkers, depicts the city as shot on Kodachrome from 1978-2005. The Phone Book is Herman’s collection of iPhone photographs made with the Hipstamatic App’s square format while traveling across the world.

You can see more of Robert’s work on his website robertherman.com and follow him on Facebook at facebook.com/roberthermanphoto.

Color photograph © Robert Herman of room and window
© Robert Herman

Event Details

Wednesday, March 22, 2017—6:30 pm
Doors Open at 6:00 pm

Our meetings are held at The Metropolitan Opera Guild Learning Center, on the 6th floor of the Samuel B. and David Rose Building at Lincoln Center. The address is 70 Lincoln Center Plaza, located at 165 West 65 Street, on the north side of West 65th Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam, closer to Amsterdam. (Google Map link) From the street level, take the elevator or escalator up one level and proceed through the revolving doors into the lobby of the Rose Building to get the elevator up to the 6th floor. 

Lincoln Center is well served by public transportation—Subway: the #1 Local train stops at 66th Street/Lincoln Center Station; Buses: M5, M7, M10, M66, and M104 all stop within one block of Lincoln Center.

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