Women in Contrast Exhibition
Curated by Kristy L. Caratzola, the Museum’s former collections manager, this original exhibition features iconic imagery captured by a selection of innovative modernist and contemporary female photographers, including Berenice Abbott, Diane Arbus, Marilyn Bridges, Nancy Burson, Imogen Cunningham, Donna Ferrato, Toni Frissell, Mary Ellen Mark, and Dorothy Norman.Funding support has been provided by Astoria Bank, the New York State Council on the Arts with the supportof Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and Barbara Roux.Presented in conjunction with the 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders,and Sexualities.Women in Contrast ExhibitionMarch 28 - August 18Gallery Location and HoursDavid Filderman Gallery, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, Ninth FloorTuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.Saturday - Sunday, Noon - 4 p.m.Galleries are closed during installations, holidays and University recesses. Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991),Poultry Shop East 7th Street, Rooster,from the portfolio Retrospective,1935/1982, Edition 18/40, gelatin silver print,23 x 18.25 in., Hofstra University MuseumCollections, gift of Lazarus Weiner, HU84.25