National Geographic Greatest Photographs of the American West
A collection of iconic Western images, gathered by National Geographic over a span of some 125 years, will open at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art and nine other museums across the country on Oct. 27.
National Geographic presenta una colección de imágenes icónicas occidentales, reunidos por National Geographic en un período de unos 125 años, se inaugurará en el Museo Eiteljorg of American Indians, and Western art y en otros nueve museos en el resto del país este 27 de octubre.
National Geographic Greatest Photographs of the American West features the best images of the West published by National geographic over its 125-year history, and includes works by nearly 80 different photographers.
The Eiteljorg Museum has partnered with Roberts Camera to bring several different programs during the run of National Geographic. Starting with the exhibit opening on Oct. 27 the museum and Roberts Camera will be holding a photography contest—“How the West Won You.” Send in your best photos from the American West. Show us how the rich cultures or the beautiful landscapes won you over. You could win your choice of a Nikon D3100 or a Canon T3 with an 18-55 mm lens. Keep an eye out at http://www.eiteljorg.org for more information.
Participating museums in the National Geographic Greatest Photographs of the American West, include:
- Booth Western Art Museum, Cartersville, Georgia
- Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming
- Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, Indianapolis, Indiana
- Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma
- National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
- National Geographic Museum, Washington, D.C.
- National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
- Rockwell Museum of Western Art, Corning, New York
- C.M. Russell Museum, Great Falls, Montana
- Stark Museum of Art, Orange, Texas