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The Sandbox: Opening the Photobook (part of the Hillman Photography Initiative)

05/03/2014 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. 

Coatroom Gallery

Free with Museum Admission

Join artists-in-residence Melissa Catanese and Ed Panar for a presentation and conversation introducing the art of the photobook at the inaugural event of their residency,The Sandbox: At Play with the Photobook. Cofounders of the Spaces Corners bookstore, Catanese and Panar take on the theme of Puzzles, the first of six thematic groupings introducing to the public the photobook as a unique and thriving medium. Reception with coffee and cookies to follow. 

The Sandbox: Opening the Photobook is first in a series of events centered on six different photobook themes. Registration is recommended as space is limited.

This event is part of the Hillman Photography Initiative, an incubator for innovative thinking about the photographic image. To join the conversation visit

Related Sandbox events
Experience the first FIVE Sandbox events as a Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh member!

May 17: The Sandbox: Social Studies with Eline Mugaas and Tina Kukielski
June 7: The Sandbox: Time & Place with Nicholas Muellner
June 21: The Sandbox: Archives
June 29: The Sandbox: Science Fiction and Dreams

Related Hillman Photography Initiative events
May 10: Documentary Premiere of Trapped: Andy Warhol's Amiga Experiments

Photography from every angle
Don't miss these other opportunities to explore photography at Carnegie Museum of Art:

Men of Mark by Alvin Langdon Coburn, now on view through June 1, 2014
Portraits of violinist Pablo de Sarasate (1844–1908), now on view through June 1, 2014
Architecture + Photography, April 12–May 26, 2014
David Hartt: Stray Light, May 17August 11, 2014
A Personal Photo Album from World War I, June 4–December, 2014
Corey Escoto: Sleight of Hand, July 19–September 29, 2014
Storyteller: The Photographs of Duane Michals, November 1, 2014–February 16, 2015