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Picturing Mexico: Alfredo Ramos Martinez Symposium Video and Summary

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A summary of the recent Williamson Gallery symposium on Martínez, held at Scripps.

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Andy Warhol Prints Gifted to Scripps College

Warhol Flowers for Slider
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The Big Picture: Photographs and Archives of Aperture Cofounder Go to Scripps

EWeston at Rialite
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MISC. – Scripps Senior Exhibition 2014 Open through May 18

Responsible for every aspect of the exhibition, seniors take on many challenges as they create an exhibition of their work, bringing their undergraduate studies in studio art to a strong finish.

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Drowning in Drought: Williamson Interns’ Exhibition at Gallery 112 through April 11

Franz Geritz,
Desert Patterns, 1937,
Color lithograph on tissue paper,
Scripps College

The Williamson Gallery’s interns have teamed up to create an exhibition on a theme of their choosing.

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Ansel Adams Museum Set: Stunning Addition to the Scripps Collection

V.4 Adams, Winter Sunrise

Between 1978 and his death in 1984, Ansel Adams created a special inventory of photographic prints of the pieces he considered to be his finest and most iconic. One of these sets has found a home at Scripps.

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Williamson Awarded Grant from the NEA

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National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) announced that the Williamson Gallery is among those organizations to receive an NEA Art Works grant to conserve four Chinese textiles in the Scripps art collection, the oldest dating from the late sixteenth to early seventeenth century.

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Todd Walker

2013.16.2 near Alamogordo 1984

Todd Walker’s career in photography began as a teen at RKO studios in the early 1930s, polishing the floors that Fred Astaire danced on. He went on to become a celebrated photographer who pushed the medium beyond defined boundaries.

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Focus on Photographs: Building a Collection at Scripps

IV.17 Levitt, New York

Focus on Photographs: Building Photograph Collections at Scripps features some of the finest photographs in the Scripps Collection.

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Journeys End in Art Lovers’ Meeting: The Annual Scripps Collectors’ Circle

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The conservation of the Shakespeare reliefs on campus was one project that received financial support at the annual meeting of the Scripps Collectors’ Circle. Members also voted to include photography, Japanese paintings, ceramics and artists’ books to the College’s collection of artworks.

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