Vernacular Modernism: The Photography of Doris Ulmann

August 18, 2018 - November 18, 2018
Boone and George-Ann Knox I, Rachel Cosby Conway, Alfred Heber Holbrook, Charles B. Presley Family and Lamar Dodd Galleries

This is the first complete retrospective of the work of photographer Doris Ulmann, treating the full scope of her production, including her early pictorialist photographs, her studio portrait production, her focus on the rural craftsmen and women of Appalachia and her work on the African American and Gullah communities of coastal South Carolina and Georgia. It will be accompanied by a catalogue published by the museum.


Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art


The Henry Luce Foundation; LUBO Fund, Inc.; the W. Newton Morris Charitable Foundation and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art