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Keeping Shadows

Charles Sheeler, Zinnia and Nasturtium Leaves, 1915, gelatin silver print, 1977.144

Through January 2, 2005

One hundred photographs, from mid-19th century daguerreotypes to digital images from NASA space probes, tell the compelling story of how photography has changed the way we see and understand the world around us. This exhibition, which celebrates the Worcester Art Museum's 100th anniversary of exhibiting photography as fine art, features works by innovators and masters of the medium, including Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, Harold Edgerton, Dorothea Lange, Eadweard Muybridge, Man Ray, Alfred Stieglitz, Charles Sheeler, and Todd Webb.

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This exhibition is sponsored by FLEXcon Company, Inc. and National Grid. Additional generous support provided by The Hall & Kate Peterson Fund, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, and the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.



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