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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

Making a Photographer: The Early Work of Ansel Adams Book Talk and Signing with Dr. Rebecca A. Senf

Mar 28, 2020, 1pm
One of the most influential photographers of his generation, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) is famous for his dramatic photographs of the American West. While many of Adams’s images are now iconic, his early work has remained largely unknown. In this first monograph dedicated to the beginnings of Adams’s career, Rebecca A. Senf argues that these early photographs are both crucial to understanding Adams’s artistic development and offer new insights into many aspects of the artist’s mature oeuvre.   Drawing on copious archival research, Senf traces the first three decades of Adams’s photographic practice—beginning with an amateur album made during his childhood and culminating with his Guggenheim-supported Nation... (View more)