Picturing the Sublime

Photographs from the Joseph and Charlotte Lichtenberg Collection

October 11, 2012 - February 17, 2013

Exhibition Images


Eleven photographs document how artists use the camera to capture the sublime beauty and human destruction of the natural world. The exhibition brings together iconic works by Ansel Adams; contemporary examples by Edward Burtynsky, Lynn Davis, and Richard Misrach; and 19th-century pictures by Francis Frith and Carleton Watkins.