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Monday, March 28, 2016 - China Through the Lens of John Thomson (1868 - 1872)

March 18 to July 31, 2016

 

University of Alberta Museums Galleries at Enterprise Square (10230 Jasper Ave)

Gallery Hours: Thursday / Friday: 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturday: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

(Admission by donation)

This is the first exhibition devoted to the images of China taken by the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837 – 1921). Thomson was a pioneer in photojournalism and one of the most influential photographers of his generation.

He captured monuments and unfamiliar landscapes in his photographs, and was interested in the customs, occupation and appearance of the Chinese people – both rich and poor. All images in the exhibition are from TheWellcome Library Collection (London, England).

More exhibition information for: The Mactaggart Art Collection: Beyond the Lens

Events

March 18, 2016 - Opening Reception RSVP

March 20, 2016 - "John Thomson in China: The Intrepid Traveller and Survival of his Photographic Collection" (Free Public Lecture)

Contact Information

University of Alberta Museums

museums@ualberta.ca

780.492.5834

Please click here for additional information.

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