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Photography from the Collection

January 25, 2022 through July 2, 2022
  • Robert Polidori, 2732 Orleans Avenue, New Orleans, LA.
  • Richard Avedon, Danny Lane, Fourteen Year Old, Christine Coil, Seventeen Year Old, Calhan, Colorado, 7/31/81.
  • Mark Ruwedel, Columbia and Western #8.
  • Robert Adams, New Development on what was a Citrus Growing Estate, Highland, California.

Henning Family Gallery, second floor south

Newly acquired works by Robert Adams, James Casebere, and Robert Polidori are presented alongside collection stalwarts by Richard Avedon and Alec Soth. Many of the images are large, demonstrating the roles scale and composition have played in changing the trajectory of photography as fine art.

Exhibition support is provided Nebraska Arts Council, Nebraska Cultural Endowment, and Sheldon Art Association.