Photographer and writer Gary Freeburg on "Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes"

2013-07-29 by

In this talk at the UAA Campus Bookstore, Freeburg shares stories about living with volcanoes, Katmai, and Alaska geology.

Freeburg has been a photographer for 40 years. He holds a BFA and a MA in photography and drawing from Minnesota State University Mankato, and a MFA in photography from the University of Iowa.

For 22 years, he lived and worked in Alaska as a professor of art at the University of Alaska, Kenai Peninsula College where he directed the art program and curated 153 exhibitions in the campus art gallery that now bears his name.

He has given 90 lectures at community, statewide and national venues with the most recent topic being, ‘The Artist and The Wilderness, the Valley of 10,000 Smokes.’

He is currently the director of the Sawhill Gallery at James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

This event was recorded at the UAA Campus Bookstore on July 17, 2013.

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