Info on the August Creative Mornings/Portland event has been released. As you may or may not know, Creative Mornings is theming each month of their talks and this month's theme is failure. Taking the stage will be freelance writer and curator, Pete Brook.
Pete Brook is a freelance writer and curator interested in social justice. He writes and edits Prison Photography, a website that analyzes imagery produced within, and about, the American prison industrial complex. Pete has lectured internationally, taught art in prisons, volunteered with Books To Prisoners, served as a University Beyond Bars board member. He has curated multiple shows around the world, and his writing has appeared in Aperture Magazine, The Oregonian, Huffington Post among others. Prison Photography has been recognized as one of the best photography blogs by LIFE.com, The British Journal of Photography and The Daily Beast. His activities have been featured by Carville Annex, The New York Times, The British Journal of Photography, Featureshoot and DVAFOTO. He writes regularly about photography for WIRED.
Creative Mornings/Portland - Pete Brook
August 15 // 8:30-10:00am
Ziba Auditorium: 810 NW Marshall Street Portland, OR