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The History of Space Photography

The History of Space Photography

When
Monday, March 10, 2014
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where
Grand Valley State University Art Gallery, 1121 Performing Arts Center, Allendale Campus

Category
Art, Photography, Film & Video

Description
From the earliest black-and-white photographs of the moon to the most recent images taken from the Mars Curiosity rover, The History of Space Photography exhibition features 50 noteworthy images from the last 50 years of space exploration.

These stunning and beautiful visuals, including video projections of celestial animations, were captured by astronauts, astronomers, and data visualization experts. Grand Valley State University Art Gallery is pleased to share these historic cosmic images with you.

The History of Space Photography exhibition is organized by the California/International Arts Foundation and is guest curated by Jay Belloli, former director of Gallery Programs at the Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.

An opening reception will be held on Wednesday, January 15 from 5-7 p.m. This exhibit will be on display from Wednesday, January 15 through Friday, March 21. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursdays. Free and open to the public.

For more information call the GVSU Art Gallery at (616) 331-2563 or visit: www.gvsu.edu/artgallery