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9WideAngleNovember152014-February82015DaywoodGalleryOpeningreceptiontakesplaceNovember142014from6to8p.m.JanieWelkercuratorofcollectionsandexhibitionsattheArtMuseumattheUniversityofKentuckywillpresentTheLawrenceB.andShirleyGangMemorialLectureat6p.m.November142014.Admissionisfree.Areceptionfollows.ThisexhibitwillalsobehighlightedduringtheNovember20144thTuesdayTourat7p.m.November252014.Refreshmentswillbeserved.WideAngleAmericanPhotographsfromtheArtMuseumattheUniversityofKentuckywasorganizedbyUKCuratorJanieWelker.Iteaturesadiverseselectionoseventy-oneworksromacollectionomorethan1300bybothrenownedandlesser-knownartistswhoseworkillustratessomeothemajorthemesinthe20th-and21stcentury.Amongtheseareportraitureandtheportrayalogenderthetransitionromtra-ditionalphotographytoconstructedlandscapesandthecon-ventionsodocumentaryphotographystreetphotographyandimagesmanipulatedorpsychologicaleect.ArtistsrepresentedintheexhibitincludeWalkerEvansDorisUlmannAnselAd-amsBereniceAbbottLewisHinePaulStrandRobertFrankHelenLevittRalphEugeneMeatyardAndyWarholAaronSiskindCarrieMaeWeemsandCindySherman.LexingtonKentuckyhasaparticularlyrichhistoryinpho-tographydueinparttotheLexingtonCameraClubandthepeopleassociatedwiththatgroup.Foundedin1936andactiveuntil1972itnurturedthecareersotwophotographerswhobecamerenownedfguresinthephotographyworldVanDerenCokeandRalphEugeneMeatyardaswellastalentedregionalphotographersincludingRobertC.Maywhosebequestopho-tographsandundinghasbeenintegraltobuildingtheUKArtMuseumscollection.ThisexhibitispresentedbyHIMGandsponsoredbyGaryCaudillInMemoryofRogerPembertonDoloresCookInMemoryofWillisW.CookRynnieandScottCotterInMemoryofMrs.AmyDouthatRobertsDonnaL.andWilliamD.CubbedgeInMemoryofSallySigalWarrenandJudithDumkeInMemoryofAnnCsernicaHighPerfor-manceHeatTreatingInc.InHonorofLyleRamseyMr.andMrs.VernonF.HowellInMemoryofJoeCoxDr.MontserratMillerDr.DanielHolbrookandJohnHolbrookInMemoryOfLindaHamiltonTamaraNimmoInMemoryofCleadithandChristineNimmoDr.andMrs.RichardE.OakesInMemoryofRichardEOakesIIM.D.RobertD.OlsonInHonorofDalaiLamaFranklinE.SampsonInMemoryofBernieLouSampsonAnneShuffInHonorofCynthiaDearbornJamesandPatriciaShopeInMemoryofThorntonBarretteandwifeEleanorJeremyandPaulaWattsWestVirginiaDivisionofCultureandHistoryandNationalEndowmentfortheArtswithapprovalfromtheWestVirginiaCommissionontheArts.HIMGPresentsAmericanPhotographsfromtheArtMuseumattheUniversityofKentuckyMargaretBourke-WhiteAmerican1906-1971AMileUndergroundKimberlyDiamondMineSouthAfrica1950.Gelatinsilverprint13716x101116.BequestofCorneliaWilberM.D.1992.12.CourtesyoftheArtMuseumattheUniversityofKentuckyandfeaturedinHIMGPresentsWIDEANGLEAmericanPhotographsfromtheArtMuseumattheUniversityofKentucky.JanieWelkerFormoreaboutTheLawrenceB.andShirleyGangMemorialLecturebyJanieWelkeronNovember142014pleaseseepage20.