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.