From the Collection of Randi and Bob Fisher
September 16, 2010 - February 28, 2011
Pier 24 Photography is pleased to announce the exhibition, From the Collection of Randi and Bob Fisher. The exhibition, which occupies the 28,000 square foot exhibition space at Pier 24 on San Francisco's Embarcadero, examines the work of many canonical twentieth century American photographers. From the Collection of Randi and Bob Fisher follows the exhibition Calder to Warhol Introducing the Fisher Collection at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. That exhibition, which was on view during the summer of 2010, presented selections from the collection Doris and Donald Fisher, co-founders of Gap and parents of Bob Fisher.
In the tradition of Doris and Donald, San Francisco-based couple Randi and Bob Fisher collect artists in depth, resulting in surveys of work by photography masters including: Robert Adams, Diane Arbus, William Eggelston, Walker Evans, Lee Friedlander, Gary Winogrand. Also on view will be works by contemporary German photographers Bernd and Hilla Becher, Andreas Gursky, and Thomas Struth from the Doris and Donald Fisher collection.
Artists presented in the exhibition From the Collection of Randi and Bob Fisher include:
Robert Adams, Diane Arbus, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Harry Callahan, William Eggleston, Walker Evans, Robert Frank, Lee Friedlander, Andreas Gursky, John Gutman, Helen Levitt, Richard Misrach, Man Ray, Charles Sheeler, Aaron Siskind, Alfred Stieglitz, Thomas Struth, Paul Strand, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Edward Weston, and Garry Winogrand.