Joanne’s work at Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Joanne Leonard 8 images from SFMoMA permanent collection now on view on line

NEW: SFMoMA, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art link below makes it possible to see excellent reproductions of all eight works by Joanne Leonard in its permanent collection. One example is at left.

 

http://www.sfmoma.org/explore/collection/collection_search?query=joanne%20leonard&category=artwork

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“How We Do Both” – new book with essays about art and motherhood. Cover and essay by Joanne Leonard along with images and essays by Wengechi Mutu, Moyra Davies, Deborah Willis, among others.

Lovely small book edited by Qiana Mestrich and Michi Jigarjian with excellent reproductions and compelling essays.

Available from Secretary Press: www.secretarypress.com

Joanne Leonard’s work featured in EXPOSURE, Journal of the Society for Photographic Education, Spring 2012

article featuring joanne leonard work is in issue 45:1 Spring 2012 of EXPOSURE

Joanne Leonard’s Newspaper Diary on view at University of Michigan Humanities Institute, April 5, 2012

April 2012: Joanne Leonard’s Newspaper Diary

Joanne Leonard’s work has always managed to exist in two alternate universes, one intimate, and another vast. Both manage to be deeply relevant to the collective shifts of society. These new works are what the artist describes as momentary collages, contrasting the historical weight and relative durability of books . . . → Read More: Joanne Leonard’s Newspaper Diary on view at University of Michigan Humanities Institute, April 5, 2012

Una Vida En Photos: Spanish version of Joanne’s short film A Life in Pictures

There is now a Spanish version of Joanne’s film “A Life in Pictures” – her own voice narrating in Spanish – you can type in “Una Vida en Photos” at YouTube or go to this link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2OaO9eLNdQ

Joanne has a page in the remarkable new photo textbook, Reframing Photography and a link at the text book’s innovative website

Here is the website for Reframing Photography (Routledge, 2011)

http://www.reframingphotography.com/content/joanne-leonard

and here is information about the textbook itself – already available in the U.K.

http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415779203/ In an accessible yet complex way, Rebekah Modrak and Bill Anthes explore photographic theory, history and technique to bring photographic education up-to-date with contemporary photographic practice. Reframing Photography is . . . → Read More: Joanne has a page in the remarkable new photo textbook, Reframing Photography and a link at the text book’s innovative website

New commentary on Being in Pictures by autobiography scholar, Sidonie Smith

Author’s Forum, December 1, 2010

University of Michigan

Introduction to a conversation with Joanne Leonard about Being in Pictures

By Sidonie Smith

Being in Pictures is so many things. As something you hold in your hand it has heft, weight, authority. Visually it is stunningly beautiful. The black and white photographs studies in light . . . → Read More: New commentary on Being in Pictures by autobiography scholar, Sidonie Smith

Joanne Leonard essay available on line

Joanne Leonard’s essay Photography, Feminism and the Good Enough Mother was published in The Familial Gaze, edited by Marianne Hirsch, University Press of New England. Click on the link below to view the book, The Familial Gaze. Readers can scroll to the table of contents and then to the essay.

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Participation in panel discussion:

The View from Below: Photography, Innovation, and The Lower Eastside

On Tuesday, Dec. 7, from 1pm – 2:30pm, Deborah Dash Moore, Sara Blair, Margaret Olin, Rebecca Zurier and Joanne Leonard will hold a panel to discuss a photography exhibit curated by Sara Blair, “The View From Below: Photography, Innovation, and the Lower East Side.” The . . . → Read More: Participation in panel discussion: