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Seeing in Silver
John Loengard, Ralph Gibson and Harry Callahan


Dates: October 30, 2012 – January 5, 2013
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 3, 2012, 7-10 pm
Location: Etherton Gallery
135 S. Sixth Avenue
Gallery Hours: 11 - 5 Tuesday through Saturday and by appointment
Contact: info@ethertongallery.com, 624-7370


Seeing in Silver features photographs of iconic negatives by photographer and picture editor at LIFE magazine, John Loengard, from his series Celebrating the Negative, along with work by masters of the medium Ralph Gibson and Harry Callahan. In a world of continuing change in technology and aesthetics, the exhibition celebrates the richness and beauty of the silver photograph.








Image Credits:

Harry Callahan (1912 - 1999)
Eleanor, Chicago (1949) gelatin silver print

Ralph Gibson (1939 - )
Mary Ellen, Hand, (1967) gelatin silver print

John Loengard
Imogen Cunningham, "Magnolia Blossom, 1925" vintage gelatin silver print