Marion Gallery Current Exhibition

von Sternberg

Robert von Sternberg (American, b. 1939), Los Osos, 2012, Inkjet print, 13 x 19 inches

Wessel Venice Beach

Henry Wessel (American, b. 1942), Venice Beach, CA 1973, 1973, gelatin silver print, 10.375 x 15.5 inches

Exploring Photography

August 28 through October 7, 2018

Reception: Friday, September 7, 7 to 9 pm

With 60 photographs from the collection of the Louisiana State University Museum of Art, this exhibition celebrates the scope of photographic possibilities in terms of medium, genre, and style. Works date from 1930 to 2016, and mediums range from cyanotypes and gelatin silver prints to archival digital prints and ultrachrome images. Among the artists represented are: Berenice Abbott, Diane Arbus, Ruth Bernhard, Judy Dater, Alfred Eisenstaedt, Robert Fichter, Henry Gilpin, Yousuf Karsh, Victor Landweber, Robert von Sternberg, Melanie Walker, Henry Wessel, Brett Weston, and Edward Weston. Exploring Photography is organized by the Louisiana State University museum of Art, Baton Rouge.

The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public. For more information, or to schedule a free group tour, contact Barbara Racker at 716-673-4897 or


Visit campus any time to view In Sight / On Site outdoor sculptures. The most recent sculpture, Coral Lambert's Thunder Cloud, is located in Rockefeller Arts Center's Costello Plaza across from Steele Hall. Click here for a PDF of outdoor sculpture images, descriptions, and locations. Click here for a campus map.

Thunder Cloud



Gallery Hours
Marion Art Gallery: 
Mon, Closed
Tues-Thurs, 12-4 pm
Fri & Sat, 12-6 pm
Sun, 12-4 pm

Emmitt Christian Gallery: 
Mon-Fri, 8 am-8 pm

Barbara Räcker, Gallery Director

Cathy and Jesse Marion Art Gallery

Michael C. Rockefeller Arts Center
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-4897