Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Portraits of Performers

‘Portraits of Performers’
Studio K/395 Wellington, Portrait Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Summer 2009

At 395 Wellington, Library and Archives Canada will be mounting a small exhibition about some of the performers that Karsh photographed. Down the hall from that exhibition, PGC will be hosting Studio K where students are invited to learn about theatrical lighting, staging and script-writing in tribute to Karsh’s effective use of theatre-style lighting.