Exhibits

Learn more about our current, upcoming, past and traveling photography exhibitions at the Annenberg Space for Photography.




Past Exhibits

#girlgaze: a frame of mind

#girlgaze: a frame of mind brings an underrepresented viewpoint to the forefront – that of young, female photographers from around the globe.

IDENTITY: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders The List Portraits

IDENTITY: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders The List Portraits is a refreshing and deeply engaging study of race, gender, class, sexuality and ethnicity in America.

REFUGEE

REFUGEE explores the lives of refugees from a host of diverse populations dispersed and displaced throughout the world.

New Americans

The New Americans installation at Skylight Studios features a collection of stories on refugees who made their way to the United States to start a new life.

Pearls of the Planet: A Live Cam Experience by explore.org

Pearls of the Planet brings visitors deep into the colorful kelp beds of the Channel Island of Anacapa, along the break of Hawaii’s waves and across the coastline as far as Alaska.

Life: A Journey Through Time

LIFE: A Journey Through Time is a photographic interpretation of life on Earth from the Big Bang to the present by acclaimed National Geographic photographer Frans Lanting.

Emerging

Emerging is comprised of works from photographers who have been featured in “PDN’s 30,” representing a range of styles and genres and demonstrating a distinctive vision, creativity and versatility.

Emerging Experience

Emerging Experience is a multimedia installation at Skylight Studios featuring the work of artists who are challenging photographic boundaries in social media.

Sink or Swim: Designing for a Sea Change

Sink or Swim explores resilience, from adaptation for survival to ambitious infrastructure planning, in some of the world’s richest and poorest coastal communities.

Inside Tracks: Behind the Lens on the Assignment of a Lifetime

The extraordinary story of photographer Rick Smolan’s journey across the Australian Outback in 1977.

Country: Portraits of an American Sound

Country: Portraits of an American Sound presents images of the pioneers, poets and icons of country music.

The Power of Photography: National Geographic 125 Years

Organized in collaboration with National Geographic magazine, this exhibit celebrates the iconic publication’s 125-year anniversary.

Helmut Newton White Women • Sleepless Nights • Big Nudes

Helmut Newton: White Women • Sleepless Nights • Big Nudes features the work of revolutionary fashion photographer Helmut Newton.

War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath

WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY presents images from both the military and civilian point of view including the advent of war, the fight itself and remembrance.

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

no strangers explores the ways cultures express a shared humanity and navigate the circle of life.

Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History 1955 - Present

Who Shot Rock & Roll spotlights the creative and collaborative role that photographers played in the history of rock music.

Digital Darkroom

Digital Darkroom features the work of 17 artists from around the world who explore the intersection of art and technology.

Beauty CULTure

Beauty CULTure explores photography’s role in capturing and defining notions of modern female beauty and how these images profoundly influence our lives.

Extreme Exposure

Extreme Exposure celebrates five photographers who brave dangerous conditions to capture rarely seen moments in environments few dare to explore.

2010 Pictures of the Year International

POYi2010 features very best documentary photography of 2009 from winning photojournalists and visual editors in Pictures of the Year International (POYi).

Water: Our Thirsty World

Coinciding with National Geographic's special April 2010 issue, "Water: Our Thirsty World," the exhibit features the work of award-winning photographers examining perspectives on our most precious resource.

SPORT: Iooss & Leifer

SPORT examines the work of photographers Walter Iooss and Neil Leifer, who captured the lives of our greatest sports heroes.

2009 Pictures of the Year International: The World. In High Resolution

POYi2009 honors the work of winning photojournalists and visual editors from Pictures of the Year International (POYi).

L8S ANG3LES

L8S ANG3LES celebrates the breadth of contemporary photography through works by eight renowned photographers whose images capture the complexity of Los Angeles.