Ansel Adams exhibit was a natural fit

by 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 […]


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 […]

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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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? […]


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 […]

St. Francis Church in New Mexico

Ansel Adams next big draw for Hyde

by Bill Toscano – 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: […]


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 […]