Shelby Lee Adams, The Offering

Shelby Lee Adams

The Offering, 1988
Website - Shelby-Lee-Adams.blogspot.com

Shelby Lee Adams' photography has been publishd in three previous monographs — Appalachian Portraits (1993), Appalachian Legacy (1998) and Appalachian Lives (2003) — and has received numerous grants and awards. His photography is also represented in over sixty permanent collections including the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York; Victorial and Albert Museum, London, England; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York. Most recently, Adams was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2010. His newest body of work, Salt & Truth, will be exhibited at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in October 2012.

Posted on Saturday, July 21, 2012.
Editor's Note: This photo appears in Shelby Lee Adams — Salt & Truth »

 

 

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