Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography


Harold Edgerton, American, 1903–1990: Milk Drop Coronet, 1957. Chromogenic print, The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography. Courtesy MIT Museum

Shared Vision features more than one hundred thirty iconic images that reflect the rich and diverse nature of the past one hundred years of photography. Organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Jacksonville and curated by Ben Thompson and Paul Karabinis, this exhibition is a selection from the world-renowned collection of Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla. Street scenes, the human form and environment, children, and spectacular landscapes represent just a portion of this amazing collection. The exhibition includes works by prominent photographers, including Robert Adams, Eugène Atget, Walker Evans, Loretta Lux, Sally Mann, Doug and Mike Starn, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Alfred Stieglitz. 

Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography is organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville in collaboration with the Princeton University Art Museum.  At Princeton, generous support is provided by Christopher E. Olofson, Class of 1992; the Kathleen C. Sherrerd Program Fund for American Art; and the Frances E. and Elias Wolf, Class of 1920, Fund.  Further support has been provided by Preston H. Haskell, Class of 1960; the Allen R. Adler, Class of 1967, Exhibitions Fund; the Bagley Wright, Class of 1946, Contemporary Art Fund; the National Endowment for the Arts; and by the Partners and Friends of the Princeton University Art Museum.  Programming is made possible, in part, by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.