Tag Archive for: Abelardo Morell

Abelardo Morell, American (b. Cuba, 1948). ‘Camera Obscura Image of Manhattan View Looking South in Large Room,’ 1996. Gelatin silver print, 18 by 22 ½ inches. Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., 2005.27.4060.

Nelson-Atkins presents ‘Art of Illusion: Photography and Perceptual Play’

Abelardo Morell, American (b. Cuba, 1948). ‘Camera Obscura Image of Manhattan View Looking South in Large Room,’ 1996. Gelatin silver print, 18 by 22 ½ inches. Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., 2005.27.4060.

Abelardo Morell, American (b. Cuba, 1948). ‘Camera Obscura Image of Manhattan View Looking South in Large Room,’ 1996. Gelatin silver print, 18 by 22 ½ inches. Gift of Hallmark Cards, Inc., 2005.27.4060.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Does photography accurately reflect the things we see? Or does it merely present illusions? Those are the central questions explored in an exhibition at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City. Art of Illusion: Photography and Perceptual Play, curated by April Watson, is comprised of more than 50 photographs from the museum’s permanent collection, many of them recent acquisitions and never before on view. The exhibition opened October 22 and continues through April 25, 2022.

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Lill Tschudi, ‘Sailor’s Holiday,’ est. $3,000-$5,000

Skinner to host two powerful art auctions online, Sept. 30

Lill Tschudi, ‘Sailor’s Holiday,’ est. $3,000-$5,000

Lill Tschudi, ‘Sailor’s Holiday,’ est. $3,000-$5,000

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. – The September online auction of Prints, Photographs and Multiples at Skinner is shaping up to be a blockbuster. Bidding runs through September 30, with lots beginning to close at 7 p.m. View the fully illustrated catalogs on LiveAuctioneers.

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