PAST EVENTS

 

Check out past exhibitions and events by reading up on old press releases. These can be downloaded, but without pictures. Should you need any, please contact our staff at the Press and Public Relations Department.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE INVISIBLE

:
Auguste-Adolphe Bertsch
Male Itch Mite, c. 1853-57

Salt print



© San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Members of Foto Forum
 
:
William Henry Fox Talbot
Photomicrograph of Moth Wings, c. 1840

Calotype negative



© National Media Museum Bradford, England
 
:
A. H. Binden
Lightning, 1888

Gelatin silver print



© Stephen White Collection II, Los Angeles
 
:
Henri van Heurck
X-ray of a Hand with a Ring, 1896

Printing-out paper print



© Courtesy Galerie Gérard Lévy, Paris
 
:
Josef Maria Eder and Eduard Valenta
Chamaeleon Cristatus, 1896

Photogravure

 
:
Hermann Schnauss
Electrograph of a Brass Wire Gauge, 1900

Albumen print



© Albertina, Vienna - On permanent loan from the Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt, Vienna
 
:
Arthur E. Durham
Photomicrograph of a Fly, c. 1865
 
:
Arthur E. Durham
Photomicrograph of a Flea, 1863 or 1864

Albumen print



© Royal Photographic Society Collection, National Media Museum, Bradford, UK, purchased with the assistance of the Art Fund
 
:
Eadweard Muybridge
Bouquet with Rider, c. 1887

Collotype

 
:
Andreas Ritter von Ettingshausen
Cross-Section of a Clematis, 4 March 1840

Daguerreotype



© Albertina, Vienna
 
:
Étienne-Jules Marey
Fragment of a Chronometric Filmstrip of a Running Mastiff

Glossy collodion print



© Albertina, Vienna - On permanent loan from the Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt, Vienna
 
:
Alexander Halpern
Lightning Photograph, 1913

Gelatin silver print



© Albertina, Vienna - On permanent loan from the Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt, Vienna
 
:
Albert Obermayer
Atomisation of a 10 cm-long Iron Wire By a Strong Electric Current, 1893 or earlier


© Albertina, Vienna - On permanent loan from the Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt, Vienna
 
:
Hermann Schnauss
Electrograph of a Hand, 1900

Matte collodion print



© Albertina, Vienna - On permanent loan from the Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt, Vienna
 
:
Hermann Schnauss
Electrograph of a Hand, 1900

Gelatin silver print



© Albertina, Vienna - On permanent loan from the Höhere Graphische Bundes-Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt, Vienna