William Eggleston: Democratic Camera, Photographs and Video, 1961–2008

02.20.10

William Eggleston: Democratic Camera, Photographs and Video, 1961–2008
February 27–May 23, 2010
Galleries 182–184, 188
The Art Institute of Chicago
111 South Michigan Avenue

One of the most influential American artists, William Eggleston changed the history of color photography. This exhibition—the artist’s first retrospective in the United States—brings together Eggleston’s famous color photographs of the American South with lesser-known works, such as his early black-and-white prints and provocative video recordings.

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