|Peter with Batman Mask, Susan Harbage Page|
Created by Light – Photographs from North Carolina Collections
September 16, 2017 – February 11, 2018
Delighted to have an early work from “Peter’s World” in this exhibition opening on Friday eve at the Cameron Museum of Art, Wilmington, NC
Exploring the photography collections of eight North Carolina institutions, the exhibition will examine the evolution of photography highlighting the names of the medium; the connections between the institutions and NC artists working in the medium.
The over 100 works included in the exhibition range from 1887 to 2016 with pioneers of the medium including Ansel Adams, Diane Arbus, Lewis Hine, Robert Maplethorpe, Edward Muybridge, Andres Serrano, Mickalene Thomas, Lorna Simpson and Alfred Stieglitz. Notable NC photographers include Diego Camposeco, Carolyn DeMerritt, Taj Forer, Cathryn Griffin, Titus Brooks Heagins, George Masa, Elizabeth Matheson, John Menapace, Susan Harbage Page and Caroline Vaughan.
Institutions contributing to the exhibition: Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill; Asheville Art Museum, Asheville; Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington; Gregg Museum of Art & Design, Raleigh; Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville; Nasher Museum of Art, Durham; Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro; The Mint Museum, Charlotte; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh.