Presentation House Gallery
The Polygon Gallery
333 Chesterfield Avenue
North Vancouver, BC V7M 3G9

Camera Obscured: Photographic Documentation and the Public Museum

A look at the intersection of the histories of the public museum/gallery and the use of photography as document. This exhibition consists of 89 historical photographs taken inside museums, and drawn from the archives of major museums around the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the American Museum of Natural History, both in New York, the Louvre in Paris and the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto.

The exhibition was curated by Vid Ingelevics, originated by The Photographers’ Gallery in London, England and is circulated in North America by Toronto Photographers Workshop.

  • Gallery Invitation - front