A panel discussion featuring Ann Simmons Myers as moderator and Melanie Walker, Teresa Engle Schirmer, and Alex Sweetman contributors.
Ann Simmons Myers is Head of the Photography Program at Pima Community College. Her career has been chronicled in more than 20 publications and her photographs are included in the collections of prominent institutions, including the Bibliothèque Nationale de France, the High Art Museum in Atlanta, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston.
Melanie Walker has been a practicing artist for over 30 years with expertise is in the area of alternative photographic processes, digital and mixed media as well as large scale photographic installations and more recently, public art. She currently teaches in the Media Arts Area at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Teresa Engle Schirmer is an acclaimed darkroom printer who created the posthumous photographs in the recent SFMoma Winogrand Exhibition.
Alex Sweetman is a photographer, writer, and instructor and is currently the director of media arts and a professor in the departments of art and art history, and in film studies at the University of Colorado Boulder.