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
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of the artist
A sign in a landscape. The sign reads "Pike Closed God Bless America" surrounded by an uneven black border.
Carl Weese
2001 – 2010
toned black and white photograph | paper
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
Algimantas Kezys
Figure and Squares, Toronto, Canada, from "Society's Man"
1969 – 1984
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Dr. Milda Budrys
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)
cyanotype | paper
Museum Purchase made possible by the Harry Denham Trust
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
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)
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
inkjet print | paper
Gift of the artist
A man in low light peering over a raised surface with only his upper face and hand visible. 
Gordon Parks
Emerging Man, Harlem, New York
photograph | paper
Museum purchase made possible by the University of Michigan Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and the Director's Acquisition Committee, 2019
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
inkjet pigment print | paper
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
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
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH
Bruce Davidson
Untitled (Bride and Groom in a Landscape), from "Welsh Miners"
gelatin silver print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kenyon
Empty beach with volleyball net set up.
Harry Callahan
Cape Cod
gelatin silver print | paper
Museum Purchase
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


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