Museum Director Marcelle Giving a Press Preview

Shifting Perspectives: Landscape Photographs from the Collection

Press Release: New Exhibition Explores Ways in which Photography Can Transform Our Understanding of the Landscape

Exhibition Summary

Exhibition Images (media usage only)

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1. William Anders (American, b. 1933), NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) (founded 1958), Michael Light (American, b. 1963), Earthrise Seen for the First Time by Human Eyes, photograph by William Anders, Apollo 8, December 24, 1968, from the project Full Moon, 1999, printed 2021. Gift of Photography Council, M2001.47. Courtesy the artist. Negative NASA; digital image © 1999 Michael Light
2. Pao Houa Her (American, b. Laos, 1982), untitled (two girls), from the series The Imaginative Landscape, 2019, printed 2021. Inkjet print. 40 × 32 in. Purchase, with funds from Herzfeld Foundation Acquisition Fund and Photography Council, M2022.4. © Pao Houa Her