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Victoria Sambunaris, William Henry Jackson & Aaron Rothman: Resurveying the West

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Victoria Sambunaris, Untitled (VS-04-01), Wendover, Utah, 2004. Click image to enlarge.

[Courtesy of the artist and Yancey Richardson Gallery]

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ABOUT THE ESSAY

Resurveying the West
On Places, a slideshow of images of the American West by the New York-based photographer Victoria Sambunaris and the 19th-century pioneer William Henry Jackson, curated by Aaron Rothman.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Aaron Rothman’s photographs, video and installation artwork explore perceptual experience of space in both natural and built environments.
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Victoria Sambunaris is a photographer and a critic at the Yale School of Art.
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William Henry Jackson (1843-1942) was an explorer and photographer who documented the American West throughout the last three decades of the 19th century. He later traveled the world, photographing in the Middle East, India and Asia for Harper’s Magazine.
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