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    SurfLand: Photographs by Joni Sternbach

    Presented by at Peabody Essex Museum

    May 16 - October 4, 2009


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    SurfLand: Photographs by Joni Sternbach

    Utilizing 19th-century tintype photographic techniques, emerging artist Joni Sternbach captures portraits and seascapes along America's coastal regions. For her premiere solo museum exhibition, Sternbach presents a recent body of work focused on tintype portraits of surfers. These images mine the tradition of anthropological photography to explore the enduring culture of surfing within Sternbach's own country. SurfLand: Photographs by Joni...

    Utilizing 19th-century tintype photographic techniques, emerging artist Joni Sternbach captures portraits and seascapes along America's coastal regions. For her premiere solo museum exhibition, Sternbach presents a recent body of work focused on tintype portraits of surfers. These images mine the tradition of anthropological photography to explore the enduring culture of surfing within Sternbach's own country. SurfLand: Photographs by Joni Sternbach is the debut exhibition for the Peabody Essex Museum;s newly appointed Curator of Photography, Phillip Prodger.


    Peabody Essex Museum

    161 Essex St
    East India Square
    Salem, MA 01970-3783

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    Admission Info:
    Adults $15; seniors $13; students $11; Members, youth 16 and under and residents of Salem enjoy free general admission


    General Day and Time Info:
    10:00am - 5:00pm

    The museum is open Tuesday - Sunday, and Holiday Mondays from 10:00am - 5:00pm


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