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Colorama: The Stories Behind the Pictures

October 10, 2012

Program Locations:

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger Forum
Co-Sponsored by the New York Transit Museum

 

Following a screening of Debergerac Productions’ documentary, “Colorama: The Stories Behind the Pictures,” former Kodak photographers Steve Kelly and Sam Campanaro talk with the film's producer, Mike Champlin, about their roles in documenting American “lifestyle.” Their colossal images stood for forty years at Grand Central Terminal and brought photography to the masses. 

This event is co-sponsored by the New York Transit Musuem in celebration of the Grand Central Centennial. 

Those who wish to attend the screnning and panel discussion at NYPL should register before the event here: http://www.nycharities.org/events/EventLevels.aspx?ETID=5340


The New York Transit Museum, Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Metro-North Railroad are planning a city-wide celebration for Grand Central Terminal’s 100th anniversary beginning in February 2013.Grand Central Terminal stands as one of America’s greatest transportation hubs and one of New York City’s most iconic buildings.  It is both a national institution and an international example of the success that can be achieved giving new life to an historic building that otherwise may have been destroyed. 

 

  Find more details on Grand Central and its upcoming Centennial celebration at www.grandcentralterminal.com