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Carnegie Museum of Art Hillman Photography Initiative

Carnegie Museum of Art Hillman Photography Initiative

. July 1, 2014

It pervades our world. Every day, millions of images are created, appropriated, and erased from existence. Carnegie Museum of Art’s Hillman Photography Initiative, an incubator for innovative thinking about the photographic image, launches today, with a suite of projects, all revolving around the lifecycle of images. Join the conversation at nowseethis.org. Four projects consider the […]

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Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) present Will Rogan / MATRIX 253

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) present Will Rogan / MATRIX 253

. June 24, 2014

The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA) present Will Rogan / MATRIX 253 through June 29, 2014. For Will Rogan’s first solo exhibition in a museum, the artist debuts a new body of work, including photographs, sculpture, and video, that explores various time scales—past, present, and future—as manifested in common […]

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Sacred Spaces: The Photography of Ahmet Ertug

Sacred Spaces: The Photography of Ahmet Ertug

. June 15, 2014

The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of Turkey—is the focus of this large-scale photography exhibition. Sacred Spaces: The Photography of Ahmet Ertug, a two-part exhibition fittingly presented under the vaulted ceilings of the Museum’s first […]

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Peter Watson. The Electronic Latticework within Peter Watson’s Digital Photography

Peter Watson. The Electronic Latticework within Peter Watson’s Digital Photography

. June 12, 2014

Through the use of digital photography, Australian-born Peter Watson captures and distorts beams of city light, which blur into brightly colored woven abstraction. With years of experience working with color theory in photo labs, Watson keenly delivers a pure optical vision, exploring each color’s vibration as it harmonizes within the composition. Watson thinks of light […]

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Calvert 22 Gallery Announces Close and Far: Russian Photography Now

Calvert 22 Gallery Announces Close and Far: Russian Photography Now

. June 7, 2014

Calvert 22 Gallery presents Close and Far: Russian Photography Now on view 18 June–17 August 2014. Close and Far introduces some of Russia’s most original young artists working in photography and film. Alexander Gronsky, Olya Ivanova, Taus Makhacheva, Max Sher, and Dimitri Venkov show their work alongside the extraordinary photographs of a rediscovered pre-Revolutionary master. […]

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Norton Simon Museum presents Face It: The Photographic Portrait

Norton Simon Museum presents Face It: The Photographic Portrait

. May 22, 2014

The Norton Simon Museum presents Face It: The Photographic Portrait, on view through Aug. 11, 2014. An exhibition of portraits by some of the most important artist-photographers of the 20th century, including Manuel Álvarez Bravo, Diane Arbus, Imogen Cunningham, Judy Dater and Minor White. Drawn from the Museum’s significant collection of photographs, assembled largely in […]

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Galerie Springer Berlin presents Edward Burtynsky: Water Part II

Galerie Springer Berlin presents Edward Burtynsky: Water Part II

. May 13, 2014

The Galerie Springer Berlin presents Edward Burtynsky: Water Part II on view through 24.05.2014. This second part of the exhibition features, for the most part, new, previously unpublished works from the series. Along with the film WATERMARK and the BURTYNSKY – WATER book (Steidl), it is Mr Burtynsky’s largest project to date, documenting the scale […]

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