Marta Weiss, courtesy Peter Kelleher
Marta Weiss, courtesy Peter Kelleher
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Marta Weiss


8 Nov - 3:45PM to 5PM
Auditorium Level 1


Marta Weiss is Curator of Photographs at the Victoria and Albert Museum. She joined the V&A in 2007 after two years in the Department of Photographs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She holds a BA in the history of art from Harvard and an MA and PhD from Princeton in the same field, with a focus on the history of photography. Her exhibitions include Light From the Middle East: New Photography, The Camera Exposed and Julia Margaret Cameron. Most recently, she co-curated the inaugural exhibition of the new V&A Photography Centre. Her books include Julia Margaret Cameron: Photographs to electrify you with delight and startle the world (2015) and Making it Up: Photographic Fictions (2018).