Rwanda

James Nachtwey, American, born 1948

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1994

Gelatin silver print

11/30

Image: 12 15/16 x 19 1/16 in. (32.8 x 48.4 cm)

Sheet: 16 3/8 x 19 7/8 in. (41.6 x 50.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Sondra and Charles Gilman Jr. Foundation Fund

2006.39

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Photograph

Classification

Photograph

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, on reverse, at center: James Nachtwey; inscribed and dated, in graphite, on reverse, lower left: Rwanda-1994 / CJN-091; numbered, in graphite, on reverse, lower center: ED. 11/30

Course History

COLT 73.4, Violence, Ayo Coly, Winter 2015

WRIT 5, Quests, Carl Thum, Winter 2015

SART 17.9, The Photographer as Activist: Making Art Inspired by the Hood Museum's Collection , Virginia Beahan, Winter 2015

THEA 10.1, COLT 34.2, Human Rights and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Fall 2014

WGST 96, Times of Crisis, Annabelle Martin, Spring 2014

THEA 10.1, Human Rights and Performance, Laura Edmondson, Spring 2014

WRIT 5, Human Rights, Global to Local, Peggy Baum, Winter 2014

ANTH 12.3, WGST 42.5, The Ethnography of Violence, Chelsey Kivland, Fall 2013

SART 30, SART 75, Photography II, III, Virginia Beahan, Spring 2013

FILM 7, Social Justice Documentary: From Observer to Catalyst, Kylie Boltin, Winter 2013

Exhibition History

Focus on Photography, Works from 1950 to Today, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 13-March 8, 2009.

Art and/as Violence, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 12, 2006-March 11, 2007.

Alfredo Jaar, The Eyes of Gutete Emerita, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 8-September 3, 2006.

Publication History

Emily Shubert Burke, Focus on Photography, Works for 1950 to Today, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2009, p. 13-14, no. 27.

Annual Report 2005-6, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2006, ill. p.29.

Provenance

Fahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles, California; sold to present collection, 2006.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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