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Photographs by Group f/64 on View this Fall at the Portland Museum of Art

Photographs by Group f/64 on View this Fall at the Portland Museum of Art

| April 5, 2010

Portland, Maine – In the 1930s, a small group of California photographers challenged the painterly, soft-focus Pictorialist style of the day. They argued that photography could only advance as an art if its practitioners exploited characteristics inherent to the camera’s mechanical nature. This small association of innovators created Group f/64, named after the camera aperture […]

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Tula Telfair Exhibition at The Florence Griswold Museum

Tula Telfair Exhibition at The Florence Griswold Museum

| April 5, 2010

Tula Telfair: Landscapes in Counterpoint pairs nine new monumental paintings by the artist with her selection of nineteenth and early twentieth-century paintings from the museum’s collection. Telfair’s choices, which include works by Thomas Cole and Frederic E. Church, establish the visual foundation for, as well as a counterpoint to, her own large-scale landscapes—paintings that are […]

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