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Conversations with Contemporary Artists: Meghann Riepenhoff
Event Details
September 27, 2018
7:00 p.m.
Free for Members
$14.50 for Not-Yet-Members
Reservations Required
High Museum of Art
Hill Auditorium

A 2018 Guggenheim Fellow, Meghann Riepenhoff (b. Atlanta, GA) is an artist based in Bainbridge Island, WA, and San Francisco, CA. She received a BFA in Photography from the University of Georgia, Athens, GA and an MFA from San Francisco Art Institute where she is a part of the visiting faculty.

Riepenhoff has exhibited her work internationally, and in 2014, Charlotte Cotton awarded her first place in the Camera Club of New York’s Annual Juried Competition. Riepenhoff was also a nominee for the Baum Award, received Honorable Mention for the Clarence John Laughlin Award, and was selected as a Top 50 Photographer by Critical Mass. In 2015, she was awarded a Fleishhacker Foundation grant for her solo exhibition at SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA.

Her work has been published in The New York Times, Time Magazine LightBox, Photograph Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, Harper’s Magazine, Aperture PhotoBook Review, Oprah Magazine, and BOMB Magazine. Her work is in many museum collections around the country.

This event also coincides with the release of Riepenhoff’s debut monograph, Ecotone + Littoral Drift (Radius Books). A limited number of signed copies will be available.

Seating is limited. Please reserve your tickets on this page.

This talk is presented in partnership with Atlanta Celebrates Photography and Jackson Fine Art.

Support for Conversations with Contemporary Artists is provided by the Jane F. and Clayton F. Jackson Conversations with Contemporary Artists Endowment.


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