Maine Media conference with a multimodal photographer


Maiden, from ‘Yesterday’ by photographer Sal Taylor Kydd. Kydd will be featured in a weekly fall lecture series on October 19 hosted by Maine Media Workshops + College in Rockport. Courtesy of Sal Taylor Kydd Photography

ROCKPORT – The Maine Media Workshops + College Alumni Weekly Online Lecture Series continues from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, October 19. Photographer Sal Taylor Kydd is expected to discuss his latest photography book, “Yesterday”.

The conference is moderated by Aline Smithson, visual artist, educator, editor and founder of the fine art photography periodical LENSCRATCH.

“Sal Taylor Kydd has created an exquisite exploration of remembrance, with a particular poetry running through his images and words,” Aline Smithson said, according to a Maine Media release. “It is the poetry of knowing a place steeped in personal stories, a place that gives off a feeling of belonging and timelessness. “

Originally from the UK, Kydd received his Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages ​​from the University of Manchester and a Master of Find Arts in Photography from Maine Media College. His photographs have been exhibited around the world, including New York, Boston, Los Angeles, Mexico and Spain.

Kydd is also a writer and poet, and has published books combining these two art forms. Her books are in private collections and museums across the country, including the J. Paul Getty Museum, Bowdoin College, Peabody Essex Museum, Franklin Furnace Artist Books Collection, and the University’s Maine Women Writers Collection. from New England.

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