OPENING/TALK: Camera Work and the Art of the Photogravure @ The Vintage Image Gallery

We are pleased to offer a hurricane induced rescheduling of this great exhibit. The new reception will be Oct 16th from 6-9pm. Thanks to Jim Finch for extending this.

Portrait (Miss N):  Gertrude Kasebier: Camera Work 1, 1903

Portrait (Miss N):  Gertrude Kasebier: Camera Work 1, 1903

Stieglitz's publication Camera Work, with its beautifully produced photogravures is considered pivotal in the acceptance of "photography as art" early in the 20th century.  In addition, it provided a lab for photographers who went on to make further major contributions to the development of the medium.
Boys Going to School:  Clarence White:  Camera Work 23, 1908

Boys Going to School:  Clarence White:  Camera Work 23, 1908

This show will include between 15 and 20 photogravures, including examples from the publication itself (Stieglitz, Steichen, Gertrude Kasebier, Clarence White, Anne Brigman and others) and later practitioners (Doris Ulmann, Strand...).

the vintage image gallery

911 Broad St, Durham