Mark Klett

    Artist Mark Klett. Image courtesy of the artist.

    Raven Butte

    Standing before the sunrise at Raven Butte, 2014. Image courtesy of the artist.

    US Mexican border

    Fence separating the US and Mexico, south of the Gila Mountains, 2015. Image courtesy of the artist.

Artist Talk: Mark Klett

Thu, Oct 26, 7:00 p.m.

Free Event


Photographer Mark Klett joins us to discuss how working in the specific desert landscape of the Southwest has influenced his practice.

Mark Klett is a photographer interested in the intersection of places, history and time. His background includes working as a geologist before turning to photography. Klett has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Japan/US Friendship Commission. Klett’s work has been exhibited and published in the United States and internationally for over thirty-five years, and his work is held in over eighty museum collections worldwide. He is the author/co-author of sixteen books. Klett is Regents’ Professor of Art and Distinguished Sustainability Scholar at Arizona State University.