Fayetteville Artist David McCune's generous gift toward the visual arts at Methodist University enabled architects to add a beautiful gallery to the William F. Bethune Center for Visual Arts.
The Mission of the David McCune International Art Gallery
The David McCune International Art Gallery coordinates exhibitions of art by student, regional, national, and international artists, educating students and the public through a diverse representation of fine art.
The Vision of the David McCune International Art Gallery
To become a nationally recognized and locally valued art gallery through diverse, dynamic, and high-quality programming.
Methodist University and the David McCune International Art Gallery are pleased to present "Impressionism to Modernism: Masterworks of Early Photography," a showcase organized by art2art Circulating Exhibitions, LLC and sponsored by the Cumberland County Tourism Development Authority, at the William F. Bethune Center for Visual Arts at Methodist University.
About the Exhibit
This exhibit celebrates an intrepid and colorful group of photographers at the turn of the 20th century on both sides of the Atlantic who fought to establish photography as a fully-fledged fine art, coequal with painting, sculpture, and etching.
For more information, see the Visitor Guide.
Guests are advised that this exhibit contains some works that display the nude human figure.
Pictured above: (Left) Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946): "The Steerage," ©1907, photogravure, 13 1/8x10 1/2 in. Collection of Michael Mattis & Judith Hochberg. Courtesy of art2art Circulating Exhibition.
(Right) Karl Struss (1886-1981): "New York Street Scene with Flatiron Building, ca. 1915"; ©1983 Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Ft. Worth, TX P1983.25.1217; gelatin silver print, 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. Collection of Michael Mattis & Judith Hochberg. Courtesy of art2art Circulating Exhibition.
Feb. 9 - Apr. 8, 2017
A requested docent tour must be scheduled one week in advance.
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