ROAD TRIP - PHOTOGRAPHY OF THE AMERICAN WEST 

FROM LACMA TO THE MUSÉE DES BEAUX-ARTS DE BORDEAUX

An exhibition billed as a brief road trip through the many myths of the great American West, from the late 1800s to the 1990s, was on view at the Musée des Beaux Arts de Bordeaux, part of the year-long celebration of the Los Angeles-Bordeaux Sister City 50th anniversary. Included in this exhibition were artists strongly associated with the West (Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, Robert Adams, John Divola, David Maisel, Aaron Siskind).

 Artists included: Ansel Adams, Robert Adams, Lewis Baltz, Thomas Barrow, Anne Brigman, Paul Caponigro, Ron Corbin, Imogen Cunningham, Edward Sheriff Curtis, Willam E. Dassonville, Judy Dater, Joe Deal, John Divola, Walker Evans, Judy Fiskin, Robert Frank, Anthony Friedkin, Lee Friedlander, William Garnett, Laura Gilpin, Frank Gohlke, John Gutmann, Johan Hagemeyer, Forman Hanna, John K. Hillers, Dennis Hopper, Pirkle Jones, Dorothea Lange, Alma Lavenson, David Levinthal, Danny Lyon, David Maisel, Richard Misrach, Wright Morris, Bill Owens, John Pfahl, Seymour Rosen, Ed Ruscha, Charles Sheeler, Julius Shulman, Aaron Siskind, Joel Sternfeld, Paul Strand, Karl Struss, Carleton E. Watkins, Henry Wessel, Brett Weston, Edward Weston, Minor White, Garry Winogrand, Marion Post Wolcott, Max Yavno. 

 

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