Yale University Art Gallery
Robert Adams: The Place We Live

Organized by Joshua Chuang, Associate Curator of Photographs and Digital Media, and
Jock Reynolds, the Henry J. Heinz II Director, both of the Yale University Art Gallery

Web Site Coordinators, Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs:
Rebecca Soderholm, the Marcia Brady Tucker Fellow
Gabriella Svenningsen, Museum Assistant

Advisory Board:
Pamela Franks, Deputy Director for Collections and Education
John ffrench, Director of Visual Resources
Ariana French, Digital Projects Manager and Collections Systems Administrator
Elizabeth Manekin, the John Walsh Fellow, Education Department
Christopher Sleboda, Director of Graphic Design
Tiffany Sprague, Director of Publications and Editorial Services
Adrienne Webb, Public Information Coordinator

Additional Editing:
Zsofia Jilling, Editorial Assistant

Student Assistants:
Ash Anderson, Ph.D. candidate, History of Art
Chantal Fernandez, Yale College, Class of 2012
Robert Liles, Yale College, Class of 2012
Marisa Poverman, B.A. 2010
Nicholas Robbins, B.A. 2010

Web site built by the Yale Center for Media and Instructional Innovation:
Paul Lawrence, Director
David Hirsch, Associate Director
Christopher Amelung, Senior Web Developer
Gabriel Rossi, Instructional Technologist
James Milam, Designer

Web site made possible with a gift from Allan K. Chasanoff, B.A. 1961

Exhibition and publications made possible by Helen D. Buchanan; Allan K. Chasanoff, B.A. 1961; the Samuel Freeman Charitable Trust; Nathaniel W. Gibbons, B.A. 1979; Betsy and Frank Karel; Saundra B. Lane; Melanie and Rick Mayer, B.A. 1982, and the MFUNd; Mark McCain and Caro MacDonald/Eye and I; Mr. and Mrs. Alexander K. McLanahan, B.A. 1949; Ms. Eliot Nolen, B.A. 1984, and Mr. Timothy P. Bradley, B.A. 1983; The Reed Foundation; Risher Randall, Sr., B.A. 1950; the Shamos Family Foundation; Mary Jo and Ted P. Shen, B.A. 1966, Hon. 2001; Jane P. Watkins, M.P.H. 1979; the Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund; and an endowment created with a challenge grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The acquisition of Robert Adams’s master prints was made possible through a gift from Saundra B. Lane, a grant from the Trellis Fund, and the Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund.

Additional credits:

Robert Adams photographs © Robert Adams
Web site © Yale University Art Gallery. All rights reserved.

Cover of Family of Man courtesy Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

Cover of This Is The American Earth courtesy Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

Cover of Aperture, Issue No. 1, from 1952, courtesy the Aperture Foundation

Cover of Camera Work courtesy Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College

Postcards of Saint Fronleichnam Church, Aachen, Germany, designed by Rudolph Schwarz © 2010 Albert Renger-Patzsch Archiv/Ann u. Jürgen Wilde, Zülpich/Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York

New Topographics exhibition invitation and installation photographs courtesy George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film

Turning Back installation photographs courtesy Haus der Kunst, Munich. Photographs by Wilfried Petzi

To Make It Home: Photographs of the American West 1965–1986 installation photographs courtesy the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Touraide Map of Colorado © Conoco, 1966, courtesy ConocoPhillips

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