This collection includes written and audio-recorded histories and images submitted to Dale Walker by those Institute of Design photography program alumni who were not able to attend the 2011 Institute of Design Oral History Project event held on May 1, 2011.

Recent Submissions

  • Porett, Thomas, Oral History 

    Porett, Thomas (2011)
  • "Sommerisms" memoir of Fred Sommer 

    Sessions, Richard (2011-04)
    Richard Sessions, who received an MS in Design in 1960 from the Institute of Design, provides a written account of his experience as a student under Frederick Sommer between 1957 and 1958. Included are Sessions' three ...
  • Fernandez, Antonio, Written History 

    Fernandez, Antonio (2011)
    Antonio Fernandez, who received an MS in Photography in 1970 from the Institute of design, provides a written account of his experience as a student under Aaron Siskind, Arthur Siegel, and Frederick Sommer.
  • Newman, Marvin, Written History 

    Newman, Marvin (2011-04-16)
    Marvin Newman, who received an MS in Photography in 1952 from the Institute of design, provides a written account of his experience as a student under Aaron Siskind and Harry Callahan.

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