Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Photographs from The Permanent CollectionSep 6 — Oct 19, 1988


  • Harold Allen, Subway Vista, Chicago, 1969

  • David Plowden, Canadian Pacific Railway, n.d.

  • Jay King, Indiana, Route 30 Dragstrip, 1967

  • Frank Gohlke, Corrugated Shed, Hennessey, Oklahoma, n.d.

  • Armand Agresti, Port Newark, New Jersey, March 1983

This exhibition (not to be confused with the major motion picture starring Steve Martin and John Candy) presents photographs of the title’s subjects by thirteen contemporary American photographers -- Harold Allen, David Avison, Jay King, David Plowden, Steve Saunders and Lynn Sloan-Theodore of Illinois, and national photographers Armond Agresti, Marilyn Bridges, Elliott Erwitt, Lee Friedlander, Frank Gohlke, O. Winston Link, and Anne Noggle.

 

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