ANSEL ADAMS IN THE NEWS

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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Students invited to celebrate Yosemite with art, poetry

by Sun-Star staff October 22, 2013

YOSEMITE — Scenic wonders of Yosemite National Park often inspire artists and poets. Now, public school students from gateway communities to Yosemite are invited to enter a contest celebrating park features, their creativity and inspiration. The park and Ansel Adams Gallery are sponsoring the Gateway Expressions Student Art and Poetry Contest, open to all students […]

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Ansel Adams next big draw for Hyde

by Bill Toscano – PostStar.com September 16, 2013

GLENS FALLS — After a hugely successful summer show of the works of one 20th century American icon, The Hyde Collection will turn to another in a show that opens early next year. As staff members of The Hyde work with representatives of the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum of Sante Fe, N.M. dismantle the “Modern Nature: […]

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Ansel Adams Museum Set Acquired by Scripps College

by Claremont, Calif. (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 September 12, 2013

Visitors will have the opportunity to see some of “Museum Set” in Scripps College’s Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery’s upcoming exhibition, “Focus on Photography: Building a Collection at Scripps,” which runs from Oct. 26 through Dec. 15. Claremont, Calif. (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 A spectacular grouping of Ansel Adams photographs now enhances the Scripps College art […]

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Black, white photos come to life in Ansel Adams exhibition

by Paula Ann Solis, Staff Writer, Baylor Lariat September 10, 2013

His photos are only two colors – black and white. They seem simple in this age of digitized photography. The truth, however, is the work of Ansel Adams revolutionized the craft of photography by delivering more than images but a message for a better world. Today that message will arrive at Baylor. The Martin Museum of […]

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Island imagery: Ansel Adams and Georgia O’Keeffe in Hawaii

by Jeanne Cooper, Special to SFGate June 21, 2013

Is a rainbow still a rainbow if it’s in black and white? Or put another way, can photographs of people, manmade structures and urban settings really be by Ansel Adams? The answer is clearly yes, judging by the photographer’s work in “Georgia O’Keeffe and Ansel Adams: The Hawaii Pictures,” on view July 18 through Jan. 12, […]

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The son of world-famous photographer Ansel Adams, Michael Adams had an interesting childhood. “It was a very different type of upbringing compared to my contemporaries at that time,” said Adams, 79, a retired doctor, during a recent telephone interview from his California home. “I had a lot of experiences that were quite satisfying and wonderful.” […]

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‘Ansel Adams: A Legacy’ exhibit closes April 14

by MARGA LINCOLN Independent Record April 2, 2013

It’s been one of the Holter Museum of Art’s most popular exhibits ever, and folks keep coming. But procrastinators beware, time is running out. “Ansel Adams: A Legacy” closes Sunday, April 14, but it’s not too late to spend some quality time with the work of this iconic American photographer and environmentalist. And more events […]

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