Lunch at Lucinda's

Lunch at Lucinda's


Saturday, March 30th 12 - 3 PM at the home of Lucinda Bunnen

Attendance fees will go towards purchasing cameras for Illuminate’s summer programing with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta.

Only 6 seats available, get yours today!

Spend the afternoon for an intimate lunch with Atlanta’s most well known photographer, collector, and arts advocate, Lucinda Bunnen.

Bunnen’s work is the subject of six books to date.  Her seventh book, Gathered, will be published in August, 2018.  She co-authored three of the books:  Movers and Shakers in Georgia, published by Simon & Schuster in 1978; Scoring in Heaven, Gravestones and Cemetery Art in the American Sunbelt States, published by Aperture Foundation in 1990 and ALASKA Trail Tales and Eccentric Detours, published in 1992.

In 1999, she had a 30-year retrospective along with an award-winning catalog, entitled Trail, Tails and Transformation.  In 2011, Fall Line Press published Cuba.  Her book Humbled by 2-1/2 days in Haiti was published by Blurb in 2014.  Bunnen’s photographs were also the subject of the book Eight Photographs, Selections from Lucinda Bunnen’s “Movers and Shakers in Georgia” and an artistic pamphlet entitled (Dis) Similarities, Portraiture by Lucinda Bunnen.

Bunnen’s work can be found in numerous public collections, including Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, Pushkin Museum in Moscow, Russia, The Smithsonian in Washington, DC, The Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC, the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, DC, MOCA GA, Morris Museum, Augusta, GA and the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia, among others.  She was both donor and curator of Subjective Vision: The Lucinda W. Bunnen Collection of Photographs” for the High Museum of Art. 

Lucinda Weil Bunnen Photography Gallery opened at the High Museum of Art in 2014 with “The High Museum of Art Celebrated Lucinda Bunnen and Thirty Years of the Bunnen Collection of Photography, 1983 – 2013.  This installation of key photographs from the High Museum’s famed Bunnen Collection celebrates the important legacy of Lucinda W. Bunnen, one of the South’s most dedicated photographers and arts advocates who has helped the Museum acquire work for more than thirty years. With over 650 works in the Bunnen Collection to select from, this exhibition features some of the rarest and most valuable photographs in the High’s permanent collection.

Lunch will be catered by Chef Simone Byron of Meadowcreek High School in Norcross.

Questions? Don’t hesitate to contact us!

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