top of page

Sat, Oct 28

|

Cape Cod Museum of Art

"Roadshow Anthropology" Talk and Book Signing with Photographer-columnist Mark Chester

Mark Chester to present his newest book, "Roadshow Anthropology" foreword by Pico Iyer. This collection of engaging black-and-white photographs captures America from the driver’s seat. Non-member ticket includes museum admission.

Registration is Closed
See other events
"Roadshow Anthropology" Talk and Book Signing with Photographer-columnist Mark Chester
"Roadshow Anthropology" Talk and Book Signing with Photographer-columnist Mark Chester

Time & Location

Oct 28, 2023, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Cape Cod Museum of Art, 60 Hope Ln, Dennis, MA 02638, USA

About

The Cape Cod Museum of Art presents:

Roadshow Anthropology Talk and Book Signing with Photographer-columnist Mark Chester

Saturday, October 28, 10:30 – 11:30 am + Q/A

Member $12 / Non-Member $20 (non-member ticket includes Museum admission)

Photographer-columnist Mark Chester will show images from his book, Roadshow Anthropology, published by UMass Press.

This collection of engaging black-and-white photographs captures America from the driver’s seat. Offering fresh perspectives on the United States’ iconic highways, byways, back roads, and small-town main streets, Mark Chester puts America’s unique spirit of innovation on display. With humor and pathos, Roadshow Anthropology explores high and low culture and the world of commerce, architecture, design, advertising, and fashion. Copies of the book are available in the Cape Cod Museum of Art Gift Shop.

Chester carries on the tradition and style of documentary photography when he photographed Charles Kuralt’s essays for his book, Dateline America, in 1978.  His subsequent books include No in America, Twosomes, The Bay State: A Multicultural Landscape, Photographs of New Americans.

A Cape Cod resident, Chester contributes the monthly column, See What I Mean? to The Enterprise Newspapers – Falmouth, Mashpee, Bourne, Sandwich culling from his archive spanning fifty years.

Cancellation Policy: A one-week advance cancellation notice is required in order to receive a refund.

Tickets

  • Pricing Options

    From $12.00 to $20.00
    Sale ended
    • $20.00
    • $12.00

    Total

    $0.00

    Share

    bottom of page