Abstractions, A-Z – Press Release

Abstractions, A–Z

October 25th, 2018 – December 1st, 2018

Opening Reception: November 1st, 5:30–7:30 pm



Minor White, Root and Frost, Rochester, New York, 1958


Abstractions, A-Z, features contemporary and historical abstract photography from the gallery’s archive as well as numerous California photographers. Look for wonderful images of details, patterns, shapes and forms that aren’t instantly recognizable and which make you see things anew. Featuring works by aerial photographer William Garnett, classic images of the genre by Brett Weston, Paul Caponigro, Edmund Teske, Imogen Cunningham, Ruth Bernhard, Cara Weston, Wynn Bullock, Barbara Morgan, Donald Ross, and Minor White, as well as rarely seen pictures by Ansel Adams and contemporary Bay Area photographers Rolfe Horn, Philip Sager, Ernie Luppi, Jim Banks, Ron Moultrie Saunders and others.