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Ansel Adams, Environmentalist and Photographer”: A Slide Lecture by Lance Hidy

November 3, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Photographer Ansel Adams (1902–1984) devoted his life to sharing the transformative power of wilderness through his art, and to leading the environmental movement. Speaker Lance Hidy was chosen by Adams to collaborate on the final book of his career, Yosemite and the Range of Light(1979). Hidy continues to design the official Ansel Adams books for the Ansel Adams Trust and publisher Little, Brown & Company. Through his first-hand experience, Hidy brings a personal perspective to the Ansel Adams story.

In his lifetime Adams shot over 40,000 photographs; he produced several dozen books that have sold over a million copies; he cofounded the first museum department of photography at the Museum of Modern Art; and, for nearly 40 years he was a leader in the Sierra Club. The lecture is enlivened by quotes from Adams’ autobiography, and by dozens of his finest photographs.

A collection of Lance Hidy’s work is on permanent exhibit in the Museum’s art gallery.

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Date:
November 3, 2018
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1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Museum of Printing
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Museum of Printing
15 Thornton Ave
Haverhill, MA 01832 United States
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