TAG: photography

A woman with long black hair, whose body and clothing are inscribed with Islamic calligraphy, lies on her back gazing directly at the camera. The bedding and wall behind her are densely adorned with bronze bullet casings.
Event: Programs & Lectures

Anderman Photography Lecture: Lalla Essaydi

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Drawing on her experience growing up in Morocco and now living in the United States, Lalla Essaydi creates photographs of women that express the richness and complexity of identity. More

Vertical photo shows thin branches with small dark green leaves and bright red berries in crisp detail on the top half of image. The lower portion and background is a sunlit lush landscape but out of focus so it appears as soft green, yellow & white forms
Event: Programs & Lectures

Anderman Photography Lecture: Janelle Lynch

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Janelle Lynch is a large format photographer whose work has been born out of time spent in the landscapes of the United States, Spain and Mexico. More

black and white photo of a cat made in 1916
Blog: Inside the Collection

The Cat Photograph by Frank Eugene

In Stampede: Animals in Art through May 29, 2019

Several photographs from the Denver Art Museum’s collection can be found throughout Stampede: Animals in Art, on view through May 19, 2019. This exhibition includes works from every curatorial department at the DAM and highlights the significance and prominence of animal imagery in art across cultures and time. More

Sami Alkarim at the opening for New Territory Landscape Photography Today
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Denver-Based Artist Sami Alkarim to Speak at Anderman Photography Lecture

October 4, 7-8:30 pm

Sami Alkarim is the next speaker in the Anderman Photography Lecture Series at the Denver Art Museum on October 4. In this talk he will discuss his Dream series (examples recently on view in New Territory: Landscape Photography Today) and other projects as well as share insight into the motivation behind his work. Please join us for what is sure to be an interesting and inspiring talk. More

Meghann Riepenhoff, Littoral Drift #848 (Pleasant Beach Watershed, Bainbridge Island, WA 12.05.17 Lapping Waves with Receding Tide and Splashes), 2017. Cyanotypes. Courtesy Yossi Milo Gallery, New York © Meghann Riepenhoff
Blog: Behind the Scenes

Landscape + Photography = A Collaboration

Read about three artists with photos in New Territory: Landscape Photography Today who work in collaboration with the landscape by incorporating natural materials—from the sky, the earth, and the sea—into their photographic process. More

2 photos: Incahuasi I by Adam Jeppesen and Moon Studies and Star Scratches, No. 9 June 4-30, 2005 by Sharon Harper
Blog: Behind the Scenes

New Territory Artists To Speak at Anderman Photography Lecture Series

In celebration of New Territory: Landscape Photography Today on view at the Denver Art Museum June 24, 2018 through September 16, 2018, the next two lectures in the Anderman Photography Lecture Series will be given by artists participating in the exhibition: Adam Jeppesen and Sharon Harper. More

Matthew Brandt, Lake Isabella CA TC 2, 2014. Three chromogenic prints soaked in Lake Isabella water.

New Territory

Landscape Photography Today
June 24, 2018–September 16, 2018

The exhibition of more than 100 contemporary landscape photographs will gauge how artists stretch the boundaries of traditional landscape photography to reflect the environmental attitudes, perceptions, and values of our time. More

Common Ground

Common Ground

Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-2013
August 13, 2017–November 12, 2017

Common Ground: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-2013, is a survey of the nearly 25-year career of the critically acclaimed photographer Fazal Sheikh. Born and raised in New York City, the artist has focused on raising awareness of international human rights issues through his documentary-based photography practice. More

Timothy H. O'Sullivan, Ancient Ruins in the Cañon de Chelle, N.M. In a Niche 50 Feet above Present Cañon Bed., 1873. Albumen silver print.

On Desert Time

Landscape Photographs by O’Sullivan & Bell, 1871–1874
May 29, 2016–January 8, 2017

This exhibition presents photographs by Timothy H. O’Sullivan and William H. Bell made in the American Southwest, 1871-1874, during expeditions on the Wheeler Survey. More

Danny Singer, Saco, MT

Standing Still

Photographs by Danny Singer
December 13, 2015–May 22, 2016

This exhibition offers eleven views of small towns on the North American prairie. Singer photographed the kinds of places most travelers overlook in their rush to get from one city to the next. The result is a series of what Singer calls “paper movies” that evoke the feeling of driving slowly down Main Street, taking things in a little at a time. More

Kenneth Josephson, Polapans, 1973. Gelatin silver print.

Kenneth Josephson

Encounters with the Universe
October 11, 2015–May 8, 2016

An early and influential conceptual photographer, Kenneth Josephson makes photographs of found and constructed visual puzzles that demonstrate his alert and often humorous way of encountering the world at large. More