TAG: photography

Penelope Umbrico, Adams with Grunge IntensePeach Pop SplitScreen and LightLeak (IMG_6468), from Range: of Masters of Photography, 2014
Event: Tours

New Territory: Landscape Photography Today Public Tours

Occurs every day through September 16, 2018. Next Occurs on Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 1:30pm2:15pm.

Join a 45-minute public tour of New Territory, offered daily at 1:30 pm, June 24 through September 16. Included with general admission, reservations not required. More

Unknown Artist, Effigy Portrait of Ruler. Wood.
Event: Lectures & Programs

Conversation with Curator: Rare Maya Wooden Object

Note: This Conversation with Curator is on a different day than usual.
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 4:00pm5:00pm.

In May, curator Victoria Lyall and conservator Gina Laurin bring a rare Maya wood object out of storage and discuss recent discoveries.

Conversations with Curators feature lively discussions with different curators each month. All Conversations are free with general admission and no reservations are needed.

Meet at 4 pm in the elevator lobby on the lower level of the Hamilton Building. More

Top to bottom: Rebecca Norris Webb, Havana, Cuba, 2008. ©Rebecca Norris Webb; Alex Webb, Havana, Cuba, 1993. ©Alex Webb
Event: Lectures & Programs

Anderman Photography Lecture: Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Alex Webb, acclaimed street photographer and longtime member of Magnum Photos, travels the world capturing the spirit of people and places he visits. Rebecca Norris Webb, poet and photographer, interweaves text and image to explore the potential of poetic metaphor in visual form. More

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

New Territory

Landscape Photography Today
Opens June 24, 2018

The exhibition of more than 80 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
Aug 13, 2017–Nov 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

Carol Golemboski
Event: Lectures & Programs

Month of Photography Lecture: Carol Golemboski

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

From photography’s earliest days, the medium has mingled science with magic. With scenes constructed from her personal cabinet of curiosities, Carol Golemboski’s work recalls this sense of amazement. Her hand-abraded negatives with additions of drawings and text evoke the fears and fascinations of womanhood and evince hazy memories that might be real and might not. More

Andrew Beckham-a star chart of brambles
Event: Lectures & Programs

Month of Photography Lecture: Andrew Beckham

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Andrew Beckham has been called a “visual poet” for his contemplative body of work that seeks to make sense of humanity’s place in nature. In his photography, the minutia of life has equal weight to the sublime vista. His juxtapositions of scale and visual associations elicit thoughts on both form and the psyche, and lend poignancy to the places and things he depicts. More

Ben Rasmussen-Olive Trees
Event: Lectures & Programs

Month of Photography Lecture: Benjamin Rasmussen

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7:00pm8:30pm.

Benjamin Rasmussen grew up in a family of missionaries in the rural Philippines and questions of home, community, and identity were endemic to his childhood experience. These human connections have continued to drive his photographic practice. More

Wendy Red Star, Pretty Medicine Pipe & Old Crow (1873 Crow Delegation), 2017
Event: Lectures & Programs

Wendy Red Star: Decolonizing Photography

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 7:00pm8:00pm.

Historical photography of Native people is widespread and many of these images become iconic and appropriated as part of American popular culture. But what is missing from our understanding of these photographs? 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–Jan 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
Dec 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