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This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "American 20-21st Century Photographs (published in Resource Library Magazine 2002-2003)." Articles and essays specific to this topic published in TFAO's Resource Library are listed at the beginning of the section. Clicking on titles takes readers directly to the articles and essays. The date at the end of each title is the date of publication in Resource Library.

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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:


Voyage of Discovery: The Landscape Photographs of Ray K. Metzker (12/23/03)

Emmet Gowin: Changing the Earth (12/23/03)

American Vision: Photographers from the East, Selections from the Manfred Heiting Collection purchased by The Brown Foundation for the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; American Vision: Photographers from the West, Selections from the Manfred Heiting Collection purchased by The Brown Foundation for the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (12/22/03)

Moments in Time, Photographs by Maria Chabot (12/3/03)

Margaret Bourke-White: The Photography of Design, 1927 - 1936 (12/19/03)

EDWARD WESTON: A Photographer's Love of Life (11/11/03)

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Acquires Major Collection of Photographs and Photography-based Work (10/27/03)

Diane Arbus Revelations (10/27/03)

Bela Kalman: A Vision Fulfilled (7/11/03)

Norman Rockwell and the Art of Medicine (7/6/03)

Margrethe Mather and Edward Weston: A Passionate Collaboration (6/25/03)

Edward Weston: A Vision Conserved (6/25/03)

Eliot Porter: The Color of Wildness (6/9/03)

Italy - A Good Walk: Photographs by Murray Weiss (5/14/03)

One World, One Vision: The Photographs of Art Wolfe (4/22/03)

Margaret Bourke-White: The Photography of Design, 1927-1936 (2/10/03)



Eliot Porter: The Color of Wildness (10/14/02)

Alfred Stieglitz: Entrepreneur of Modern Art; essay by Don Gray (7/22/02)

Inspiration and Influence: The Visions of Ansel Adams; essay by Drew Heath Johnson (7/22/02)

Dream Street: W. Eugene Smith's Pittsburgh Photographs (7/15/02)

Ansel Adams: Inspiration and Influence (6/12/02)

Ansel Adams: Nature and Art (5/21/02)

Edward Weston: Photography and Modernism (4/9/02)

Paul Caponigro: New England Days (4/8/02)

Ansel Adams in Hawai'i (3/18/02)

The Ansel Adams Centennial (2/25/02)


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