Guest Speaker: Michelle Valberg, April 25, 2018

Wild Creatures. Extreme Conditions.

As a visual story teller, Michelle Valberg will enlighten us with stunning, high impact and compelling photographs of the people, landscapes and wildlife of Canada.

Color photo of iceberg and reflection, Arctic Bay © Michelle Valberg
Arctic Bay © Michelle Valberg

Michelle Valberg is a renowned wildlife, landscape and portrait photographer who has been telling stories with her camera for more than 30 years. She is a Canadian Nikon Ambassador and Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence and has exhibited her work internationally. Michelle’s work has been featured on the cover of magazines including Outdoor Photographer, National Geographic and Canadian Geographic. Michelle has also published five books and is a Fellow of the Explorer’s Club. Known for her unique ability to create relatable images of unimaginable landscapes and wild creatures, Michelle finds art in all of nature’s most intimate moments. The world around us mirrors what we see in ourselves, she says, including our beauty, our simplicity, our complications and our responsibilities.

Learn more about Michelle’s work at and follow her on Michelle Valberg Photography (Facebook) and michellevalbergphotography (Instagram).

Photo of ice grizzly bear, Bear Cave Mountain © Michelle Valberg
Bear Cave Mountain © Michelle Valberg

Event Details

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 — 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. Suggested donation: $7.00

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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