The Crocker Art Museum announces Brought to Light. Masterworks of Photography from the Crocker Art Museum

. April 10, 2012 . 0 Comments

The The Crocker Art Museum presents Brought to Light. Masterworks of Photography from the Crocker Art Museum, an exhibition on view JUNE 16 – SEPTEMBER 3, 2012.


Lewis deSoto, The Restoration, 2006. Photographic light box (1/3), 25 3/4 x 35 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. Crocker Art Museum Purchase, Forrest and Shirley Plant Fund with contribution from The Anorcase Foundation.

The first survey of the Museum’s photography collection in more than a decade, this exhibition showcases the history and artistic development of contemporary photography. Brought to Light features works from the 19th through the 21st century, with images by artists ranging from Peter Henry Emerson to Chris McCaw. The beauty of the medium and its embrace of aesthetic, social, and conceptual concerns moves from the darkroom to the digital in this exhibition.

Crocker Art Museum
216 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
916.808.7000
cam@crockerartmuseum.org
www.crockerartmuseum.org

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