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The Awe of the Arctic: A Visual History
The New York Public Library

March 15, 2024 - July 13, 2024.

“The Awe of the Arctic: A Visual History” is an exhibition taking place at The New York Public Library’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, running through July 13, 2024. This exhibition offers a comprehensive visual history of the Arctic regions over the past 500 years. It aims to demonstrate how historical perspectives and depictions of the Arctic have influenced our contemporary understanding of the Polar North. The exhibition features a diverse collection of works that highlight the Arctic’s awe-inspiring beauty, its complex history, and its significance in the global environmental context.

•This exhibition is curated by Elizabeth Cronin, Robert B. Menschel Curator of Photography, and assisted by Maggie Mustard, Assistant Curator of Photography in The New York Public Library's Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs.




・Public Collection

Photography series « The End of Day and Beginning of the Word (2015 Siberia-Chukotka, Russia), »

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