Curating COVID Space-Time

Select an image from the selection that speaks to you about the experience of space-time in the COVID crisis.


Paste it in the collaborative google document that the facilitator sets up for discussion.


Give it a title or heading that relates the image to what you want to say about COVID space-time.

Black and white image of a child looking out a window with white wings superimposed on her back and a white insect watching her. 
Joanne Leonard
Winged Ones
1987
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of the artist
2016/2.192
A sign in a landscape. The sign reads "Pike Closed God Bless America" surrounded by an uneven black border.
Carl Weese
Untitled
2001 – 2010
toned black and white photograph | paper
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
2014/2.121
Algimantas Kezys
Figure and Squares, Toronto, Canada, from "Society's Man"
1969 – 1984
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Dr. Milda Budrys
1985/2.63.5
A photograph depicting a man sitting nude on a porch rail with his back turned toward the camera. Bright light filters through leaves on a nearby tree.
John Dugdale
Smile For Your Lover Comes (Stone Ridge, New York)
2000
cyanotype | paper
Museum Purchase made possible by the Harry Denham Trust
2003/1.379
A smiling young man in light coveralls holds a bunch of twelve balloons in the foreground of this image. Far in the background, several cars are parked at a busy filling station.
Flip Schulke
Billups gas station employee holding balloons in the parking lot
1958
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
2017/2.274
Image of a book lying open to a page featuring a photo of the American flag hanging from a building. A newsclipping featuring a photo of children behind a barricade and an adult holding an American flag lies on the book across the open page.  
Joanne Leonard
Flags
2012
inkjet print | paper
Gift of the artist
2016/2.157
Gordon Parks
Emerging Man, Harlem, New York
1952
photograph | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the University of Michigan Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and the Director's Acquisition Committee, 2019
2019/2.51
A color photograph of a group of children and a cat at a table. Each child engages with something in the room, which is in an organized disarray. Egg shells fall from the table to the floor, toys are strewn about, and an infant and cat sit in the middle of the table.
Julie Blackmon
Birds at Home
2007
inkjet pigment print | paper
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
2013/2.103
Photograph of a young girl reclining in a plush chair in an interior space. She crosses her legs, and dangles a string of gum above her mouth.
Kay Denton
Pleasure of Privacy: Gum
2000
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
2013/2.115
Bruce Davidson
Untitled (Bride and Groom in a Landscape), from "Welsh Miners"
1981
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
1983/2.243.4
Empty beach with volleyball net set up.
Harry Callahan
Cape Cod
1972
gelatin silver print | paper
Museum Purchase
1990/2.31
This photograph depicts a view of a snowy street at night.  Meandering in opposites directions, a man and woman are walking their dogs.
Alen MacWeeney
Nightwalkers, Dublin, Ireland
1965 – 1966
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Carl W. Melcher
1981/2.168.6

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