The Harn Museum of Art Presents A Retrospective of Jerry Uelsmann’s Photography

artwork: Jerry Uelsmann - "Apocalypse II", 1967 - Gelatin silver print - 27.2 x 34.5 cm. - Collection of the artist © Jerry Uelsmann On view at the Harn Museum of Art in Gainesville Florida in the Jerry Uelsmann retrospective from June 14th until September 11th.

Gainesville, FL.- The first critical retrospective of American photographer Jerry Uelsmann’s work will open at the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida on June 14, 2011. Jerry Uelsmann, known for his iconic, surreal style and his innovative composite printing techniques, has spent more than 50 years challenging and advocating for the acceptance of photography as an experimental art form. “The Mind’s Eye, 50 Years of Photography by Jerry Uelsmann”, organized by the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts will feature 89 works from every phase of the artist’s wide-ranging career, including a selection of rare pieces that have never before been on public view. Additional works from the artist’s collection will be on view only during this leg of the exhibition, open through September 11.