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Music on…Photography: Melissa Auf der Maur

  • Date
    April 8, 2011
  • Location Washington, D.C.
  • Price NG Member: $16, 2-Part Series: $28; General Public: $18, 2-Part Series: $32; Student Rush: $10 (only available 45 minutes prior to event)

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Photo: Crowd on stage at concert

Photograph by Melissa Auf der Maur

Photo: Melissa Auf der Maur

Melissa Auf der Maur

Photograph by George Fox

The National Geographic Museum and all National Geographic Live programming will NOT be affected by the potential Federal Government shutdown. All programs will go on as scheduled both in Washington, D.C. and elsewhere.

A former bass player for Hole and Smashing Pumpkins, Melissa Auf der Maur’s artistic journey has taken her from rock music to photography. Her images have been published in major magazines and exhibited internationally. In an evening filled with startling imagery, Auf der Maur will discuss this work and her multimedia concept project, “Out of Our Minds,” in conversation with Robert Michael Murray, National Geographic’s vice president for social media.

A Nat Geo Music Live event.

See a gallery of Melissa Auf der Maur’s photos and read an interview with her on the Nat Geo Music site.

See a trailer and a music video for “Out of Our Minds,” and watch an interview with Melissa Auf der Maur discussing this project.

See videos for ”Follow the Waves,” ”Taste You,” and ”Real a Lie.”

Return to the Music on Photography series page.

Photo: Melissa Auf der Maur

Melissa Auf der Maur

Boyd Matson Interviews Melissa Auf der Maur for NG Weekend Radio Show

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