At the Window: The Photographer’s View

October 1, 2013–January 5, 2014
At the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center

One of the first camera subjects, the window is literally and figuratively linked to the photographic process itself. This exhibition, drawn primarily from the Getty Museum’s collection (including several new acquisitions funded by the Getty Museum’s Photographs Council), looks at the ways photographers have explored their medium by turning to the window as a framing device or conceptual tool. It spans the history of photography, from some of the earliest images by William Henry Fox Talbot, Julia Margaret Cameron, and Eugène Atget to contemporary works by artists such as Robert Adams, Uta Barth, Gregory Crewdson, Sabine Hornig, and Yuki Onodera.


Press Materials:

Download Images

        At the Window (Press Release)

          At the Window (Available Images)

          At the Window (Related Publication)

          At the Window (Related Events)

          At the Window (Object List)

  
MEDIA CONTACT:                 
Alexandria Sivak
Getty Communications
(310) 440-6473
asivak@getty.edu 



Banner image: Untitled (...and of time. ##4), 2000. Uta Barth (German, born 1958). Chromogenic print. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. © 2000 Uta Barth 

You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.