Linda Butler, an internationally known, prize-winning fine-arts photographer known for her explorations of other cultures, will present an Art Talk at 5 p.m., Monday, September 23.
Her work is part of "Lake Erie: On the Edge" a photography exhibition (Sept. 20-Nov. 24) in the Willard Wankelman Gallery in the Fine Arts Center at BGSU.
Butler's books include Yangtze Remembered: The River Beneath the Lake (Stanford University Press ©2004), Italy: In the Shadow of Time (Rizzoli International ©1998), Rural Japan: Radiance of the Ordinary (Smithsonian Institution Press ©1992), and Inner Light: The Shaker Legacy (Knopf ©1985). She has had more than 50 one-person exhibitions in the United States, Canada, and Japan. Her photographs have appeared in exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City, The Cleveland Museum of Art, the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington D.C., the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, and the Yokohama Museum of Art in Japan.
Following her art talk, the School of Art will host a reception in the Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center.