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EXHIBITIONS

TERRA INCOGNITA: Photographs of America’s Third Coast
Richard Sexton

DyingTrees January 22 – April 17, 2016

Artist Lecture, Book Signing, and Reception: Friday, January 22, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m

On loan from the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, La., this exhibition is a photographic project of 15 years’ duration (1991-2006) by nationally recognized photographer and author Richard Sexton. Latin for “unknown land,” Terra Incognita consists of 57 black-and-white photographs of marsh, scrub lands, dunes, beaches, swamps and forests along the Gulf Coast from the mouth of the Mississippi River to the Florida Panhandle...MORE.


Image to the left: Ensemble of Dying Trees by Richard Sexton.
THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT REVISITED
Three Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

Herron January 22 – April 17, 2016

Exhibition Opening Reception: Friday, January 22, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m

This exhibition brings together images by seven documentary photographers that captured life in the years leading up to and during the Civil Rights Movement in America, ending with the untimely death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968. While created nearly a half-century ago, these images are indicative of the ongoing struggle for race equality in America. They serve as a powerful reminder of the sacrifices, struggles, and inspirational acts of those that participated in this Movement, the changes they instilled, and the challenges that remain...MORE.

Image to the left: The March from Selma to Montgomery, 1965 by Matt Herron.

NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

February 10
2:00 p.m.
IT'S A SMALL WORLD FILM SERIES
The Flaw
February 10
7:30 p.m.
NEVER BEFORE, NEVER AGAIN FILM SERIES
Belle de Jour
February 13
1-3 p.m.
FAMILY PHOTO FUN DAY!
A Sweet Treat: Custom Photo Valentines!
February 24
6-8 p.m.
IN EXILE: Paris and New York
The Photographs of Fred Stein
Opening Reception and Lecture with Fred Stein’s son, Peter Stein
ABOUT US...

SMP is a vibrant museum with an impressive international reputation of leadership for photography exhibitions, publications and educational programming. The museum serves international and national audiences for photography and art as well as all local and regional audiences, universities, colleges and schools. The museum opened in 1992 and is one of 13 facilities in the US dedicated exclusively to photography, and one of only a handful of such institutions nationally, that share a scope, reach and depth of collection and activities in this specific field. It is Florida's most comprehensive museum of photography and the largest in the southeast. SMP enjoys strong relations with other national and international photographic institutions and has hosted significant exhibitions of world-class photojournalism, fashion and advertising images, contemporary....MORE
 
   


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