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In conjunction with Rineke Dijkstra: A Retrospective, on view at the Guggenheim Museum June 29-October 8, 2012, leading scholars discussed the role that empathy plays in the interactions among photographer, subject, and viewer. Organized by Jennifer Blessing, Senior Curator, Photography, and moderated by George Baker, University of California, Los Angeles.
Introduction, Jennifer Blessing, Senior Curator, Photography, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Moderator introduction, George Baker, Associate Professor of Art History, University of California, Los Angeles
"The Age of Empathy" and Rineke Dijkstra's Photographic Portraits, Jennifer Blessing, Senior Curator, Photography, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
You've Lost That Loving Feeling, Johanna Burton, Director of the Graduate Program, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College
For Rineke Dijkstra, a Tiergarten is Not a Tear Garden, Carol Mavor, Professor of Art History and Visual Studies, University of Manchester