Tacoma Art Museum’s photography collection numbers approximately 350 works dating from 1905 to the present and documenting a range of photographic processes from early chloride prints and photogravures to recent digital technologies. It includes strong groups of work by Northwest photographers Ella McBride, Dorothy and Charlotte Smith, Christian Staub, Anne Noggle, Mary Randlett, Terry Toedtemeier and Michael Kenna as well as commissioned works by Bill Jacobson and Matika Wilbur.
Images: Eirik Johnson (American, born 1974), Behind the Bay City Log Sorting Yard, Cosmopolis, Washington, 2007, Pigment print,16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm). Tacoma Art Museum, Gift of Clint Willour, 2010.16.2