Wegman to speak at UMaine-Farmington graduation

7:46 PM, Apr 28, 2013   |    comments
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - The University of Maine at Farmington says acclaimed photographer, filmmaker and artist William Wegman will be the main speaker at its commencement next month.

Wegman is best-known for his whimsical photographs of his beloved Weimaraners in various costumes and poses, but he's also created photographs, videos, paintings, drawings and writings throughout his career. He's spent summers for more than three decades in the Rangeley region of western Maine, not far from the university.

The school says Wegman will also be awarded an honorary doctorate degree at the May 18 ceremonies.







(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Most Watched Videos