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Monday, Jan. 28, 2013

Talking with Laurie Winters

 After 15 years as the Milwaukee Art Museum’s director of exhibitions and publications and curator of earlier European Art, Laurie Winters has taken two challenging new positions. Last July, Winters announced her
11.05.2012 | | Posted at 09:44 AM
By David Luhrssen
 A century ago, Edward Curtis was famous for his photography of American Indians, especially tribal life in the Pacific Northwest, which documented the old ways before they vanished. In Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis (published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), biographer Timothy Egan draws attention to one of Curtis’ less heralded acco...