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Amanda Herman

Jean Gimbel Lane Artist in Residence, Spring 2011

Co-sponsoring Department: Segal Design Institute

Amanda Herman is a San Francisco based artist and educator. She holds a BFA from the University of New Mexico in Photography and Education and an MFA in Social Practice from the California College of the Arts. Her work focuses on themes of survival, memory, and history. Herman also leads community-based photography, writing and video programs.


Open Studio

May 24, 2011
"The Making of Talzar": A science fiction story of time travel, war, exile, and displacement based on the life of an Iraqi immigrant in Sweden

Design For America: Popup Studio

May 12, 2011
Final presentation of video projects by Design for America students

Artist in Residence Lunch Colloquium

April 13, 2011
"The Making of Talzar"