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Ira Nowinski 2006 Powwow Photographs: On View Now at the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

In 2012, the Stanford University Archives acquired 312 digital images and 36 prints of the 2006 Stanford Powwow taken by noted photographer Ira Nowinski. The entire set of images is currently available for viewing via the iStanford app, on Pinterest, and through the Stanford Digital Repository. Stanford Powwow 2013 will be held this Mother’s Day Weekend, May 10-12, in the Eucalyptus Grove on campus. It is open to the public.

Ira Nowinski is an American photographer of Polish and Hungarian Jewish descent. Born circa 1942 in New York, he earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from the San Francisco Art Institute in 1973. Beginning in the late 1970s, Nowinski served as the official photographer of the San Francisco Opera for several years. Other Nowinski projects include extensive photographic documentation the Jewish experience in the 20th Century and a photographic exploration of the Galapagos Islands.

Exhibit on view now at:
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

326 Galvez Street

Stanford, CA 94305-6105

Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.