ANSEL ADAMS IN THE NEWS

Crater of Haleakala by Ansel Adams

Asked to name a state particularly associated with the painter Georgia O’Keeffe, most people would point without hesitation to New Mexico, and particularly to the high desert region surrounding her residences at Ghost Ranch and in Abiquiú. The same question about the photographer Ansel Adams would doubtless invite the response of California, thanks to his […]

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Ansel Adams, Dawn, Autumn Forest, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, 1948, Gelatin silverprint on paper, Knoxville Museum of Art; Gift of Patricia and Alan Rutenberg and Mary Ellen and Steve Brewington, 2009. All images © The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust.

The Knoxville Museum of Art presents photographs by Ansel Adams

by Knoxville Daily Sun February 1, 2014

KNOXVILLE – The Knoxville Museum of Art presents Sight and Feeling: Photographs by Ansel Adams January 31-May 4, 2014. This exhibition of 23 prints by Ansel Adams emphasizes the role of the artist’s intuitive and emotional response to the landscape in the creation of his powerful and enduring images. Also included in the KMA’s special […]

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Ansel Adams exhibit opens at Art Museum of South Texas

by VictoriaAdvocate.com January 29, 2014

The world in black and white can be beautiful, and the Art Museum of South Texas knows that. Last week, the Corpus Christi museum unveiled its latest exhibit, “Ansel Adams: Western Exposure,” an exhibition of 125 of Adams’ photos, many of which have rarely been seen in public, according to a news release. The museum […]

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Ansel Adams exhibit was a natural fit

by PostStar.com January 25, 2014

GLENS FALLS — When Erin Coe envisioned last summer’s “Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George” show, the idea of The Hyde Collection following it with “Ansel Adams: Early Works” never entered the picture. But with the Adams show, paired with another photographic exhibition now open at The Hyde through April 19, the connection seems […]

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In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams

by Anne Pautler, UCLA Magazine December 18, 2013

Decades ago, the legendary photographer trained his camera’s eye on the University of California campuses and took hundreds of shots of UCLA. Much has changed since then — and much has not. Fifty years ago, a bearded man with a Hasselblad stood on UCLA’s North Campus, his camera pointed at the new sculpture garden and […]

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Georgia O'Keeffe and Orville Cox by Ansel Adams

Picture Desk: The Faraway

by Siobhan Bohnacker, The New Yorker Blog December 17, 2013

In September, I took a trip to New Mexico with a friend. The expanse of sky in the Southwest was as much of an attraction as the green-chili peach pie, and we spent a great deal of time simply staring at it. Exploring Canyon de Chelly on horseback, I watched the clouds approach and grow […]

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The real Ansel Adams

by Rhea Mahbubani, Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot November 27, 2013

Alan Ross, who knew the genius and wicked humor of the famed photographer and environmentalist, exhibits work at Laguna gallery. One of Ansel Adams‘ pet peeves was when Alan Ross would forget to turn off a battery-powered digital thermometer in the dark room. He communicated his displeasure about the batteries wearing out by leaving notes […]

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In a city where support of the visual arts seems spotty at times, there’s nothing like the convergence of name recognition and photography. Well, and quality. Exhibit A: The recent touring show of works by famed American photographer Ansel Adams at Baylor University’s Martin Museum of Art. The exhibition of black-and-white prints ran for nine […]

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Adams’ ‘Masterworks’ as much history as art

by Evan Gillespie – South Bend Tribune Correspondent November 21, 2013

There’s going to be a point when Ansel Adams’ photographs are more valuable as historical artifacts than they are as works of art, and that point might be now. The photographs included in “Ansel Adams: Masterworks,” an exhibition currently up at the South Bend Museum of Art, are beautiful, but the collection speaks as much […]

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Ansel Adams Galley in Yosemite offers variety of photography workshops

by Debbie Croft, Merced Sun-Star November 1, 2013

The Ansel Adams Gallery is in the hub of Yosemite Valley. Surrounded by spectacular views of iconic cliffs and falls, what began as a studio of the famed photographer has since become a destination for Adams aficionados from around the world. For the serious photographer, what better way to learn than one-on-one with a professional? […]

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