Ansel Adams: Masterworks

Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite National Park, California

Ansel Adams, Half Dome, Merced River, Winter, Yosemite National Park, California, circa 1938, gelatin-silver print, 14 3/4 x 19 ¼ in., Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Redding, Calif.; Image courtesy Collection Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona,  © 2015 The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust 

February 4, 2017 – May 7, 2017

East Building, Level B, Joyce W. Pope Gallery; Ticketed

Glory of Venice: Renaissance Paintings 1470–1520

The Annunciation

Giovanni Bellini and assistants, The Annunciation, circa 1490–1500, oil on canvas, 88 x 42 in. each, Gallerie dell’Accademia, Venice, Italy

March 4, 2017 – June 18, 2017

Meymandi Exhibition Gallery; Ticketed


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