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Art History: Making Color Acceptable

May 10, 6:30 PM–7:30 PM

John L. Santikos Auditorium

Ticket Price: Free with admission

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Add to Calendar 5/10/2019 6:30 PM 5/10/2019 7:30 PM America/Chicago Art History: Making Color Acceptable

Once disdained as the medium of amateur snapshots, color photography suddenly became acceptable in 1976 as an art form. John Rohrbach, PhD, Senior Curator of Photographs at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, will discuss this transformation in his lecture.

San Antonio Museum of Art (john_s_auditorium)

Once disdained as the medium of amateur snapshots, color photography suddenly became acceptable in 1976 as an art form. John Rohrbach, PhD, Senior Curator of Photographs at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, will discuss this transformation in his lecture.

This lecture is made possible by the Louis A. and Frances B. Wagner Lecture Fund.

Photo: Joel Meyerowitz, (American, born 1938), Ballston Beach, Truro, Massachusetts, 1983, Vintage chromogenic contact print, San Antonio Museum of Art, gift of Marie Brenner and Ernest Pomerantz, 2013.17.52, © Joel Meyerowitz

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