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:

Film: T-Rex
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
July 21, 2016, 7:00 p.m.


At 17, Claressa "T-Rex" Shields of Flint, Michigan, became the first woman from the United States to win boxing gold at the Olympics.

Film: Space Jam
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
August 4, 2016, 8:00 p.m.


Celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the animated cult classic.

Authors Night in East Hampton
East Hampton Village
August 13, 2016


Book Signing Cocktail Reception 5-7:30