David Roberston Art Reception | Sunday, April 2, 2017
Meanings Mountains Make
Photographs by David Robertson
Exhibit- March 24 through April 30, 2017
Reception, April 2 , 2017 – 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Artist talk 2:00PM
Refreshments will be served.
David Robertson is a Professor Emeritus of English at the University of California, Davis. He was twice chair of the department, 2003-06 and 2009-10. He joined with other Davis faculty, including Gary Snyder, to found the Program in Nature and Culture. He also collaborated with other Davis faculty and staff to found the Putah Cache Bioregion Project. He is the author of West of Eden: A History of the Art and Literature of Yosemite and Real Matter, a book mainly about Gary Snyder and Mary Austin. He began photographing in 1973, at first with 35mm cameras, then with a 4×5 view camera, and finally with digital cameras.