Monday, April 28, 2014
Museum Lobby @ 500 Sampsonia Way
Lecture begins promptly at 7pm, seating is first-come first-served
PGH Photo Fair has teamed up with the Mattress Factory to host a series of three lectures leading up to the Fair May 17-18, 2014 at the Carnegie Museum of Art Hall of Sculpture. The series aims to augment the already rich art and photography scene in Pittsburgh with speakers who will focus on the state of the art, collecting, and connoisseurship.
The second lecture will feature Daile Kaplan, Vice President and Director of Photographs & Photobooks at Swann Galleries, where she is also an auctioneer. Daile appears regularly as a photographs specialist on the PBS telivision program Antiques Roadshow, and has also appeared on The History Channel, HGTV and The Discovery Channel.
Ms. Kaplan will speak from her broad experience in the auction world using details from past and upcoming sales to introduce us to the pleasures and perils of auction buying. Guest speaker presentation followed by audience Q&A.