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In Harmony: Celebrating Music in Photographs

Willie Nelson, © 2011, Rodney Bursiel

AUGUST 28, 2017 — JULY 8, 2018                 EVENT RECEPTION SUNDAY OCTOBER 8, 2-4pm
IN HARMONY: Celebrating Music in Photographs 

From Selena to Willie... from small-town streets to the grandest stage… The Wittliff celebrates music with our current exhibitionIn Harmony: Celebrating Music in Photography. Drawn exclusively from The Wittliff’s permanent collection, the works displayed span musical styles from Tejano and conjunto to blues and zydeco, and include portraits of Texas songwriters, scenes of mariachi and marching bands, Mexican street musicians and dancing. Unique to this exhibit are photographs of music performances at The Ritz in Austin, Texas, paired with the original promotional posters created by Jim Franklin.

Presenting over 90 photographs of music, musicians, and more from the Southwest and Mexico, In Harmony showcases the work of 32 internationally acclaimed and emerging artists including:

Alicia Ahumada | Yolanda Andrade | Frederick Baldwin / Wendy Watriss | Rodney Bursiel | Darren Carroll | Keith Carter | Henri Cartier-Bresson | J.B. Colson | Marco Antonio Cruz | Dennis Darling | Miguel Gandert | Jesse Herrera | Graciela Iturbide | Matt Lankes | Russell Lee | Annie Leibovitz | Francisco Mata Rosas | Robert McCurdy | Jim McGuire | Wyatt McSpadden | Michael O’Brien | Rodrigo Moya | Al Rendon | Mack Royal | Joel Salcido | Arthur Tress | Antonio Turok | Will van Overbeek | Pedro Valtierra | Jeff Wilson | Geoff Winningham | Bill Wittliff

[above] Willie Nelson, © 2011, Rodney Bursiel