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The black and light of Ray Metzker'53

January 16, 2019
By Whitney Helm

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Photograph of Basketball Player Ron Bontemps taken by Ray Metzker.

A new exhibit on the work of 1953 alumnus Ray Metzker opened on Jan. 10 in New York. Ray, who died in 2014, is often referred to as a master of black and white photography. Over his 60-year career, his work has been featured in major museums around the world. The Ray K. Metzker: Black & Light exhibition at the Howard Greenberg Gallery runs through March 2.

Interested in Photography?

Love to snap photos of your friends, family, or nature? View the course offerings in our Art and Art History program.