Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present

at the Brooklyn Museum
July 15, 2016—January 8, 2017
Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing, 4th Floor

This is a ticketed exhibition.
Learn more at brooklynmuseum.org

Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present is one of the first museum exhibitions to put sports photographers in the forefront and is the most comprehensive presentation of sports photography ever organized. It encompasses approximately 230 works—from daguerreotypes and salted paper prints to digital images—that capture the universal appeal of sports, highlighting unforgettable moments of drama and excitement from around the globe.

Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present is organized by guest curator Gail Buckland. The Brooklyn presentation is coordinated by Lisa Small, Curator of Exhibitions, Brooklyn Museum.


UPCOMING EVENTS:

Talk and book signing, Who Shot Sports
B&H Event Space
September 27, 2016 1-3 pm​


Location:
420 9th Avenue, 2nd floor
New York City


Slide presentation, talk and book signing
Barnes & Noble Park Slope
September 28, 2016 7 pm​


Location:
267 7th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11215


 

gail buckland holding the who shot sports book standing with howard schatz in front of his photograph

Gail Buckland and Howard Schatz in front of his photograph of Sergio Martinez in the book and exhibition Who Shot Sports. Photograph by Howard Schatz, ©Schatz Ornstein, 2016

steven and ivy smiling with pom poms

Ivy and Stephen Taylor to whom the book is dedicated, enjoying themselves at the opening of Who Shot Sports at the Brooklyn Museum

Photographers Barton Silverman, John Huet (top), Donald Miralle, Gail Buckland (curator), Krystle Wright, Stephen Wilkes and David Burnett at opening of the exhibition.

Brooklyn United Marching Band performing at the opening of WHO SHOT SPORTS at the Brooklyn Museum