daguerreotypes http://wvxu.org en Daguerreotypes, local and national, on display at the Taft Museum of Art http://wvxu.org/post/daguerreotypes-local-and-national-display-taft-museum-art <p>In the <a href="http://www.taftmuseum.org/"><strong>Taft Museum of Art</strong></a>’s current side-by-side exhibits, visitors will discover the long and rich history of the photographic arts in Cincinnati, dating back to the mid-1800’s and the introduction of daguerreotypes, as well as see an amazing collection of rare and historical daguerreotypes. Mark Perzel welcomes in Assistant Curator <strong>Tamara Muente</strong> to talk about the impact the daguerreotype made, why Cincinnati become such a hub for the art form, and what visitors can expect to see in the exhibits <a href="http://www.taftmuseum.org/?page_id=196"><strong>Local Exposures: Cincinnati Daguerreotypes</strong></a> and <strong><a href="http://www.taftmuseum.org/?page_id=56">Photographic Wonders: American Daguerreotypes from The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art</a>.</strong></p><p> Fri, 17 May 2013 05:31:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 12619 at http://wvxu.org Daguerreotypes, local and national, on display at the Taft Museum of Art