Featured Artists Series: Catherine Opie
12:30 p.m. Presentation is part of the 2014 Featured Artists Series. Catherine Opie was born in Sandusky, Ohio in 1961. She received a BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute in 1985 and an MFA from CalArts, Los Angeles, CA in 1988. Opie has become one of America's premier documentarians, photographing the American landscape-from its Alaskan glaciers to its suburban freeways-as frequently as she images its citizens. Opie's work has been exhibited extensively throughout the United States, Europe, and Japan.