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Wide Angle:Recent Photography Acquisitions

November 5 - December 17, 2006

Opening Reception: Sunday, November 5, 5-7 PM

The range of photographs acquired by Pomona College since 2004 parallels the range of the medium itself. This exhibition presents a sample of the more than 300 photographs acquired in the last two years. It includes nineteenth-century portraiture and World War II photo-journalism; New York street photography and European pictorialism; and Modernism and post-modern inventions. It includes the work of Joel-Peter Witkin, Robert Capa, Gustave Legray, and Garry Winogrand, among others.