CU Art Museum
SEPTEMBER 7–JUNE 22, 2013
Primal Seen Selections from the CU Art Museum's Collection of Photography from the 19th Century to the Present
The exhibition features selections from the museum’s collection of over 1300 photographs highlighting themes including remembrance and memory, the gaze and the female body, and 19th century tropes as they are referenced in the works of contemporary artists. Artists featured in the exhibition include Sama Alshaibi, E.J. Bellocq, Michael Bishop, Kate Breakey, Albert Chong, Linda Connor, Judy Dater, Jeanne Dunning, Ralph Gibson, Judith Golden, Philippe Halsman, Robert Heinecken, Mary Ellen Mark, Esther Parada, Laura Shill, Lou Stoumen, Ruth Thorne-Thomsen, and George Woodman. The exhibition also includes 19th century hand-colored photographs, cartes de visite, stereoscopic albumen prints, ambrotypes, and daguerreotypes.
Judy Dater, American (b. 1941)
Twinka 1970 gelatin silver print 12 ¾ x 10 inches
Purchase from the Artist, CU Art Museum, University of Colorado Boulder 86.1760 Photo: CU Art Museum © Judy Dater 1970
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