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MoCP Collection Image of the Week - Gordon Parks, 2006_71.JPG
Washington, D.C. Young boy standing in the doorway of his home on Seaton Road in the northwest section. His leg was cut off by a streetcar while he was playing in the street, 1942 http://bit.ly/2i6U8H1
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Now accepting applications for the 2017 Snider Prize, a purchase award given to emerging artists as they leave graduate school. One winner will receive $2,000, and two honorable mentions will each receive $500. This year's deadline is April 1: http://bit.ly/1RxISzg
The Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) at Columbia College Chicago is now accepting submissions for the 2017 Snider Prize, a purchase award given to emerging artists as they leave graduate school. MoCP's curatorial staff will select three artists for this award: one winner will receive ...
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MoCP Collection Image of the Week - On behalf of #MartinLutherKingDay on Monday 01/16 - Danny Lyon, Dr. Martin Luther King just before he speaks at Birmingham, 1963 http://bit.ly/2jvaucW
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Happy New Year! We're ringing in 2017 by installing our brand new UMBRA exhibition, consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen. Join us on 1.26 for the opening reception! Image credit: Viviane Sassen, Yellow Vlei, 2014.
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Happy Hanukkah from MoCP! Hyers + Mebane, Menorah 8649, from the EMPIRE portfolio, 2006. http://bit.ly/2gRH43T
Menorah 8649, from the EMPIRE portfolio. Accession Number: 2012:27.96; Artist: Hyers + Mebane; Date: 2006; printed 2012; Medium: Inkjet print; Dimensions: image: 15 in x 18 3/4 in; paper: 17 in x 20 3/4 in; Credit Line: Museum purchase ...
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The MoCP will be closed 12.23 - 1.25. Join us on 1.26 when we open our new exhibition, Viviane Sassen: UMBRA - http://bit.ly/2hq513p
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Now accepting applications for the 2017 #SniderPrize. Find More info on our website. http://bit.ly/1RxISzg
The Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) at Columbia College Chicago is now accepting submissions for the 2017 Snider Prize, a purchase award given to emerging artists as they leave graduate school. MoCP's curatorial staff will select three artists for this award: one winner will receive ...
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MoCP is currently closed for installation, but join us on 01.26 when we unveil Vivian Sassen's UMBRA. More information on our upcoming exhibition here. http://bit.ly/2gUfMZH
UMBRA is an exhibition consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen (Dutch, b. 1972). The work in UMBRA, which means shadow in Latin, emphasizes the play of light and shadow that is characteristic of her work. The artist is also known for her ...
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MoCP Collection Image of the Week: Ansel Adams, El Capitan, Winter, Yosemite National Park, California, 1952. http://bit.ly/2iAoZL6
El Capitan, Winter, Yosemite National Park, California. Accession Number: 1981:90; Artist: Adams, Ansel; Date: 1952; Medium: Gelatin silver print; Dimensions: image/paper: 9 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in; mat: 20 in x 16 in; paper: 9 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in; Credit Line: Gift of Arnold and Thelma Gilbert ...
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MoCP Collection Image of the Week - Happy #NewYearsEve! Lynn Goldsmith, Time On Her Hands, from the "In The Looking Glass" series, 2004 http://bit.ly/2hiMlEr
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Merry Xmas from MoCP! Hyers + Mebane, Christmas Tree 8557, from the EMPIRE portfolio, 2006. http://bit.ly/2gxJvws
Christmas Tree 8557, from the EMPIRE portfolio. Accession Number: 2012:27.95; Artist: Hyers + Mebane; Date: 2006; printed 2012; Medium: Inkjet print; Dimensions: image: 15 in x 18 3/4 in; paper: 17 in x 20 3/4 in; Credit Line: Museum purchase ...
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MoCP Collection Image of the Week: James Alinder, Christmas at Hinky Dinky, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1971. http://bit.ly/2gt3fME
Christmas at Hinky Dinky, Lincoln, Nebraska. Accession Number: 1980:49; Artist: Alinder, James; Date: 1971; Medium: Gelatin silver print; Dimensions: image: 7 1/8 in x 15 3/4 in; mat: 20 in x 24 in; paper: 12 in x 20 in; Credit Line: Museum purchase ...
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Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP)
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Founded by Columbia College Chicago in 1976, the museum collaborates with artists, photographers, communities, and institutions locally, nationally, and internationally. As the leading photography museum in the Midwest, presenting projects and exhibitions and acquiring works that embrace a wide range of contemporary aesthetics and technologies, the museum offers students, educators, research specialists, and general audiences an intimate and comprehensive visual study center.


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