Posts Tagged ‘photography’

Closing soon: “Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age”

The Harry Ransom Center’s exhibition Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age will close soon on Sunday, January 5.

 

Don’t miss your chance to see the exhibition before it closes. Enjoy free docent-led tours of the exhibition on … Read the rest

“Eli Reed: The Lost Boys of Sudan” exhibition opens at the Harry Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center presents Eli Reed: The Lost Boys of Sudan, an exhibition of photographs by Eli Reed (b. 1946), Magnum photographer and Clinical Professor of Photojournalism at The University of Texas at Austin. In 2001, Reed traced … Read the rest

Opening today at the Harry Ransom Center: “Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age”

The exhibition Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age opens today at the Harry Ransom Center and will be on view through January 5.

 

Magnum Photos photographers have produced some of the most memorable images of the last … Read the rest

Closing soon: “Contemporary Photographic Practice and the Archive” at the Ransom Center

Although almost a century separates Alvin Langdon Coburn’s Vortograph (1917) and Barry Stone’s Sky 3099 (2012), Stone still finds parallels between the works. It is this connection between old and new that informs the Ransom Center’s current exhibition, Contemporary Photographic Read the rest

Is it Real? “Lifelike” on View this Summer at the Blanton

By Alexandra Clark, Blanton Museum of Art

A Pink Pearl eraser, cardboard box, drill, and giant plank of plywood—are these items the instruments of creativity or masterpieces within themselves? This summer at the Blanton Museum of Art, we entertain … Read the rest

Now open at the Harry Ransom Center: “Literature and Sport” and “Contemporary Photographic Practice and the Archive”

Two new exhibitions, Literature and Sport and Contemporary Photographic Practice and the Archive open today at the Ransom Center.

 

Sport holds a sacred place in Western culture and literature. Writers as diverse as Ernest Hemingway, Willa Cather, Norman Mailer, … Read the rest

“News to History: Photojournalism and the Presidency”

The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History and the LBJ Presidential Library are proud to announce the exhibit, News to History: Photojournalism and the Presidency. The exhibit, on display at the newly renovated LBJ Presidential Library will run until October 1, … Read the rest

Opening tomorrow at the Ransom Center: “Arnold Newman: Masterclass”

The Harry Ransom Center’s newest exhibition Arnold Newman: Masterclass opens tomorrow and runs through May 12.

 

This exhibition explores the career of photographer Arnold Newman (1918–2006), who created iconic portraits of some of the most influential innovators, celebrities, and … Read the rest