Christopher LaMarca

Tuesday, February 10th, 7pm
The School of Visual Arts Amphitheater

209 E. 23rd Street (2nd and 3rd avenues), 3rd Floor
(please bring photo ID)

Book signing and sale to follow the lecture.
Free to CCNY members, SVA students, faculty, and staff
General admission $10, $5 for other students with ID

Christopher LaMarca studied Environmental Studies and Biology at the University of Oregon, a degree that led him to pursue photographic projects documenting environmental issues. His work on the protection of old growth forests against logging garnered him numerous awards, including PDN‘s 30 Emerging Photographers and NPPA‘s Best of Photography. His Forest Defender project was featured in the 2006–2007 ICP triennial, Ecotopia; along with being published in both Aperture and Art Review. His first book Forest Defenders was recently published by PowerHouse Books.

His clients include Volvo, Outside, National Geographic Adventure, Fortune, The Fader, New York Magazine, and Newsweek among other national and international publications.