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    Five Decades of Abstract Expressionism from California Collections
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    FEBRUARY 16 — MAY 11, 2014

    Jules Tavernier, A Balloon in Mid-Air, 1875. Oil on canvas, 30 x 50 in. Courtesy of North Point Gallery, San Francisco.

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Brought to Light: Masterworks of Photography from the Crocker Art Museum

deSoto TheRestoration_FWLewis deSoto, The Restoration, 2006. Duratrans transparency and photographic light box (1/3), 25 3/4 x 35 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. Crocker Art Museum Purchase, Forrest and Shirley Plant Fund with contribution from The Anorcase Foundation.JUNE 16  SEPTEMBER 3, 2012

The first photography survey of the Museum's collection in more than a decade, the exhibition showcases the history and artistic development of contemporary photography. Brought to Light features 30 works from the 19th through the 21st century. New acquisitions that have joined the core collection illuminate historic figures and also point to the future. With images by artists such as Peter Henry Emerson, Laura Gilpin, Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, and Irving Penn, as well as Chris McCaw and Lewis deSoto, the beauty of the medium and its embrace of aesthetic, social, and conceptual concerns moves from the darkroom to the digital in this exhibition.

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