In Focus: The Tree

In Focus: The Tree
At the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center
February 8—July 3, 2011


The J. Paul Getty Museum presents In Focus: The Tree, a survey of important technological and aesthetic developments in photographic representations of trees. This presentation of nearly 40 photographs provides visitors with an opportunity to explore the Getty Museum's world-renowned permanent collection of photographs through the inspiring subject of trees. Ranging from 19th-century works to contemporary pieces, the exhibition includes prints by both recognized and lesser-known artists. Among the photographers whose work is on view are Robert Adams, Eugène Atget, Simryn Gill, Gustave Le Gray, Myoung Ho Lee, Eliot Porter, Alfred Stieglitz, and William Henry Fox Talbot.

     
 
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