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For much of the 20th century, contact sheets (also called proof sheets) were vital to the practice of photography. The rising popularity of roll film encouraged more and more exposures; the best frame would be chosen later. The photographer first saw positive images on the contact sheet, which was marked up for printing and served as a lasting reference. Digital technology has put an end to that era: the photographer now sees the image instantly, and systems of storage, retrieval, and editing have become increasingly sophisticated.
The Cleveland Museum of Art’s studio series for teens and adults has transitioned to a new virtual platform.
Experience many different ways of telling the story of art. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at noon, curators, educators, community leaders, artists, and other select guests offer ways to look at artworks, special exhibitions, and museum-specific issues through new lenses. Participate in the live online discussion by making comments or asking questions.
Like many Chicago artists in the first years of the 20th century, Gustave Baumann discovered the beauty of rural Brown County in Indiana.
Second Careers explores the connections between historical African art and contemporary practices through a selection of exemplary highlig
The Cleveland Museum of Art’s studio series for children has transitioned to a new virtual platform.
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