Kirk Crippens & Gretchen LeMaistre @ Schilt Gallery

Kirk Crippens & Gretchen LeMaistre: Live Burls
26 May until 15 September 2018

Opening – Saturday 26 May 2018, 16.00-19.00

“Redwood trees are living witnesses to our human history, sometimes existing for as long as three thousand years. Out of respect for their ancient heritage, and after an extended period of aggressive logging in the late 1800s, Theodore Roosevelt championed protection efforts that led to the formation of the National Park Service. Pioneering photographers such as Carleton Watkins and Eadweard Muybridge also fostered preservation through their striking images, many of which influenced the United States Congress. Crippens and LeMaistre honor the link between the history of photography and conservation by retracing the paths and methods of the early photographic masters.”

Schilt Gallery
Peter Martensstraat 121
1087 NA Amsterdam

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