WALKER EVANS American Photographs

Art Museum of West Virginia University
22 Jan - 25 Apr 2021
The Art Museum of WVU is the first venue on a national tour of an installation that celebrates photographer Walker Evans’s landmark solo exhibition at New York’s Museum of Modern Art in 1938.

A leading figure in the history of American documentary photography, Walker Evans is today considered one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century.

Walker Evans American Photographs is based on an exhibition originally organized by Sarah Hermanson Meister, Curator, with Tasha Lutek, Collection Specialist, Department of Photography, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.