Topic: Photography

Harry Ransom Center's "Look Inside" Photography Exhibition

Nov. 17, 2015
Look Inside graphic identity

The Harry Ransom Center presents the exhibition “Look Inside: New Photography Acquisitions” Feb. 9 to May 29, 2016, featuring photography from the art form's post-war expansion to its central position in contemporary art.

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Eyes on the Civil Rights Era

Feb. 14, 2014
Eyes on the Civil Rights Era

Photojournalists R.C. Hickman and Calvin Littlejohn documented African-American communities in Dallas and Fort Worth in the decades following World War II. See a slideshow.

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Artist Ed Ruscha's Archive Acquired by Harry Ransom Center

Nov. 13, 2013

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AUSTIN, Texas  The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of artist Edward Ruscha (b. 1937).

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Photographer Alec Soth and Writer Brad Zellar Will Explore "Texas Triangle" for Latest Edition of The LBM Dispatch

Nov. 7, 2013

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AUSTIN, Texas  The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, is partnering with photographer Alec Soth and writer Brad Zellar to bring their limited edition, "irregularly published" newspaper The LBM Dispatch to Texas.

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Video: You've Never Seen Austin Quite Like This

Oct. 9, 2013
Video: You've Never Seen Austin Quite Like This

Aerospace engineering Ph.D. student Andrew Takano captures Austin, UT in a stunning new light.

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