Issue #178  1/5/2011
Graham Nash Visits Eastman House On Jan. 22 to Be Named Honorary Scholar

Witness history as photographer and musician Graham Nash receives the title of George Eastman Honorary Scholar, and discusses his career and the exhibition "Taking Aim: Unforgettable Photographs Selected by Graham Nash", at 2 pm, Saturday, January 22, in the Dryden Theatre.

Nash is being honored for his contribution to photography as an artist and innovator. Past recipients of this title include Dennis Hopper and Jeff Bridges.

Tickets for the Jan. 22 event are on sale at the Lipson Welcome Center at George Eastman House, online at http://shop-eastmanhouse.org/index.html#tickets , or by calling 1-585-271-3361, ext. 218.

Tickets are $20 and $40 ($15 and $35 respectively for G.E.H. members), with the higher ticket price including admission to a book signing with Graham Nash following the event.

There will also be a dinner with Graham Nash at 7 pm, Friday, January 21. This event, limited to 50 people, features an elegant four-course meal in George Eastman's Conservatory. The dinner will be followed by a private tour and discussion with Nash about the photographs he personally chose for the "Taking Aim" exhibition.

Tickets are $250 per person and can be purchased by calling Kristen Butler at 1-585-271-3361, ext. 291.