Upcoming Events

Explore a variety of public programming at the Annenberg Space for Photography and Skylight Studios, often featuring expert photographers and other notable guests.

Slideshow Night


Join us for a new slideshow presentation of compelling images from photographers and artists whose work complements the themes explored in IDENTITY: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders The List Portraits.

Bamby Salcedo: Transforming Transgender

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Bamby Salcedo discusses the strides made by the trans community in changing societal attitudes as well as the important work yet to be done.

Nicole and Wayne Maines: Why Does It Have To Be So Hard?

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Wayne and Nicole Maines will discuss her legal battles for transgender rights and her ongoing efforts to help future LGBT students and adults gain total equality across the nation.

Thelma Golden: Iris Nights

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Thelma Golden discusses her life and career in the art world as well as her work with the White House.

Dr. Michael Lomax: L.A. In My Rear-View Mirror: Retracing the Route of the Great Migration to Fight for Social Justice, Arts and Education

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Dr. Michael Lomax discusses his formative years and how relocating from Los Angeles to the Deep South thrust him into the center of the civil rights movement.

Candace Feit: In Search of the Feminine in the Divine

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Candace Feit discusses how her photographic process helped tell the story of the transgender community in southern India by using subtle, in-between moments to illuminate deeper truths.

Giselle Fernández: Coming Home to Yourself

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Giselle Fernández discusses how an eclectic, artistic and multicultural upbringing fueled her career in journalism.

Zackary Drucker and Rhys Ernst: Relationship

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Zackary Drucker and Rhys Ernst discuss the series of photographs they took, over a period of six years, to document the story of their romantic and creative collaboration.

Chris Buck: UNEASY: Chris Buck Portraits 1986-2016

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Chris Buck discusses the full scope of his career, including the stories behind photo sessions with subjects such as President Barack Obama, Joaquin Phoenix, Lena Dunham, Snoop Dogg and many more.

Catherine Opie: Iris Nights

Iris Nights Lecture Series

Catherine Opie discusses her life and work, including her iconic photography series of portraits and American urban landscapes.