Contributed by FDAC Board Member Sharifa T. Lookman ’17 Recently the Wesleyan University Davison Art Center was given seven photographs by the influential American photographer and teacher, Harry Callahan (1912-99). Callahan is best known for his precise prints that quote the everyday: a window, a cityscape, or a woman’s face mid-speech, but with an […]
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Contributed by FDAC Board Member Sharifa T. Lookman ’17 In 2013, Wesleyan received an extensive and comprehensive collection of 155 photocroms of images by William Henry Jackson (1843-1942), a Civil War veteran, geological survey photographer, and explorer. By virtue of these various expeditions Jackson was exposed to the landscape of the American West in locations […]
On Saturday, October 11, 2014 join the Friends of the Davison Art Center on an exciting tour of New York City’s photograph galleries. Led by noted collector and Wesleyan University professor and FDAC Board member Andrew Szegedy-Maszak, the tour meets in New York at 11:00 am and visits galleries on 57th Street and in Chelsea. […]