Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

'Three Decades of Photography and Video'

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 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Afro-Chic, 2010, Digital color video, with sound, 5 min., 30 sec. Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, Afro-Chic, 2010, Digital color video, with sound, 5 min., 30 sec. Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Colored People Grid), 2009–10, 11 inkjet prints and 31 colored clay papers, dimensions variable overall; individual components: 10 x 10 inches (25.4 x 25.4 cm) each. Collection of Rodney M. Miller © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Colored People Grid), 2009–10, 11 inkjet prints and 31 colored clay papers, dimensions variable overall; individual components: 10 x 10 inches (25.4 x 25.4 cm) each. Collection of Rodney M. Miller © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, A Broad and Expansive Sky—Ancient Rome (from Roaming), 2006, Chromogenic print, 73 x 61 inches (185.4 x 154.9 cm). Private collection, Portland, Oregon © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, A Broad and Expansive Sky—Ancient Rome (from Roaming), 2006, Chromogenic print, 73 x 61 inches (185.4 x 154.9 cm). Private collection, Portland, Oregon © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Listening for the Sounds of Revolution (from Dreaming in Cuba), 2002, Gelatin silver print, 28 1/2 x 28 1/2 inches (72.4 x 72.4 cm). Collection of the artist, Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, Listening for the Sounds of Revolution (from Dreaming in Cuba), 2002, Gelatin silver print, 28 1/2 x 28 1/2 inches (72.4 x 72.4 cm). Collection of the artist, Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, In the Mountains of Santiago de Cuba (from Dreaming in Cuba), 2002, Gelatin silver print, 31 x 31 inches (78.7 x 78.7 cm). Collection of the artist, Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, In the Mountains of Santiago de Cuba (from Dreaming in Cuba), 2002, Gelatin silver print, 31 x 31 inches (78.7 x 78.7 cm). Collection of the artist, Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, An Anthropological Debate (from From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried), 1995–96, Chromogenic print with etched text on glass, 26 1/2 x 22 3/4 inches (67.3 x 57.8 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift on behalf of The Friends of Education of the Museum of Modern Art. From an original daguerreotype taken by J.T. Zealy, 1850. Peabody Museum, Harvard University. Copyright President & Fellows of Harvard College, 1977. All rights reserved. Photo: © 2012, MoMA, NY
Carrie Mae Weems, An Anthropological Debate (from From Here I Saw What Happened and I Cried), 1995–96, Chromogenic print with etched text on glass, 26 1/2 x 22 3/4 inches (67.3 x 57.8 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift on behalf of The Friends of Education of the Museum of Modern Art. From an original daguerreotype taken by J.T. Zealy, 1850. Peabody Museum, Harvard University. Copyright President & Fellows of Harvard College, 1977. All rights reserved. Photo: © 2012, MoMA, NY


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Box Spring in Tree) (from Sea Islands Series), 1991–92, Gelatin silver print, 20 x 20 inches (50.8 x 50.8 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Gift of Carrie Mae Weems and P•P•O•W, 97.97.1 © Carrie Mae Weems. Photo: Robert Gerhardt
Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Box Spring in Tree) (from Sea Islands Series), 1991–92, Gelatin silver print, 20 x 20 inches (50.8 x 50.8 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Gift of Carrie Mae Weems and P•P•O•W, 97.97.1 © Carrie Mae Weems. Photo: Robert Gerhardt


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Woman and daughter with makeup) (from Kitchen Table Series), 1990, Gelatin silver print, 27 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches (69.2 x 69.2 cm). Collection of Eric and Liz Lefkofsky, Promised gift to The Art Institute of Chicago © Carrie Mae Weems. Photo: © The Art Institute of Chicago
Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Woman and daughter with makeup) (from Kitchen Table Series), 1990, Gelatin silver print, 27 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches (69.2 x 69.2 cm). Collection of Eric and Liz Lefkofsky, Promised gift to The Art Institute of Chicago © Carrie Mae Weems. Photo: © The Art Institute of Chicago


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Man and mirror) (from Kitchen Table Series), 1990, Gelatin silver print, 27 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches (69.2 x 69.2 cm). Collection of Eric and Liz Lefkofsky, Promised gift to The Art Institute of Chicago © Carrie Mae Weems. Photo: © The Art Institute of Chicago
Carrie Mae Weems, Untitled (Man and mirror) (from Kitchen Table Series), 1990, Gelatin silver print, 27 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches (69.2 x 69.2 cm). Collection of Eric and Liz Lefkofsky, Promised gift to The Art Institute of Chicago © Carrie Mae Weems. Photo: © The Art Institute of Chicago


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Blue Black Boy (from Colored People), 1989–90, Triptych, three toned gelatin silver prints with Prestype and frame, 16 x 48 inches (40.6 x 121.9 cm) overall. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Purchase, with funds from the Photography Committee, 2001.257a–d © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, Blue Black Boy (from Colored People), 1989–90, Triptych, three toned gelatin silver prints with Prestype and frame, 16 x 48 inches (40.6 x 121.9 cm) overall. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Purchase, with funds from the Photography Committee, 2001.257a–d © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Carrie Mae Weems, Family Reunion (from Family Pictures and Stories), 1978–84, Gelatin silver print, 30 x 40 inches (76.2 x 101.6 cm). Collection of the artist, courtesy Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems
Carrie Mae Weems, Family Reunion (from Family Pictures and Stories), 1978–84, Gelatin silver print, 30 x 40 inches (76.2 x 101.6 cm). Collection of the artist, courtesy Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Carrie Mae Weems


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation


 in Pictures for Carrie Mae Weems at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Image for Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Installation view: Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, January 24–May 14, 2014. Photo: David Heald © Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation