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Danny Lyon: Photographs of The American Southwest and Mexico

Phone: 520-624-7370

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Venue: Etherton Gallery

Time: Gallery Hours: Tuesday thru Saturday, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM and by appointment.

Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday


One of the most influential documentary photographers of his generation, Danny Lyon photographed the Civil Rights Movement, the Chicago Outlaws motorcycle club (preceding the film Easy Rider); examined the Texas prison system, visiting and photographing five maximum-security facilities, and experimented with film-making all before he turned 30. The gallery will exhibit vintage and modern photographs of New Mexico, Arizona and Mexico, including many that have never been shown, and work that was featured in his international traveling retrospective exhibition Message to the Future, at the Etherton Gallery.
Reception: 7-10pm, Saturday November 17, 2018