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Dirty Pictures

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© Courtesy of Denver Art Museum
Dirty Pictures

100 W 14th Ave
80204 Denver
CO
US
June 11th, 2011 - January 8th, 2012
Opening: June 11th, 2011 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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WEBSITE:  
http://www.denverartmuseum.org
COUNTRY:  
United States
PHONE:  
720-865-5000
OPEN HOURS:  
Mon-Thu, Sat-Sun 10-5; Fri 10-8* *On final Fridays (Jan-Oct), we're open until 10 pm for Untitled Final Fridays.
TAGS:  
photography

DESCRIPTION

Dirty Pictures shows the varied ways photographers have depicted mud in their work. Whether as media for photographic construction, as the substance of metaphor, or as a mark of human interaction with the earth—mud, clay, dirt, and soil have made prominent appearances in the work of many photographers in the past thirty-five years.

Featuring pieces by artists including Dieter Appelt, Zeke Berman, Jungjin Lee, and Joel Sternfield, this exhibition aims to both examine these differences and draw connections between the varied uses of these materials in contemporary photography.