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Century

The Getty Images Gallery Collection

15 February to 18 March 2007

 

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Commissionaire's Dog Romance In Paris Couple At Party Cheetah Who Shops Street Games Guggenheim Museum La Fenice
 
Spiral Stairwell Thunderball Michael Caine Audrey's Funny Face Paul Newman Stamford Bridge Martin And Sinatra
 
Rooftop Racing Taylor Reclines Queen Alexandrine Bridge Circus Sweethearts Italian Party Give Me Five Sexy Scot
 
Dining Out Need For Speed Sharing A Chair Sweet Smelling Lunch on Fifth Avenue Touch Up Marilyn Monroe
 
Goldfinger 007 Catches Ursula Skating Waiter Terry Thomas Shaken Not Stirred Suspension Wires Guggenheim Window
 
Eiffel Tower Leg Marilyn Monroe Make Up Mirror Pavilion Blur Beautiful Legs Stirrup Cup Rainy Embankment
 
Taking Aim Sun Valley Skier Jumping Geoff Battersea Power Station
 

Crane Kalman Brighton is pleased to mark the establishment of its official license as an authorised agent of the Getty Images Gallery with an exhibition of some of the defining images of the 20th Century.

 

Taken from the world's largest photographic archive, (Hulton Archive and Getty Images), the Getty Images Gallery collection features an extraordinary time capsule of the last century – social and political images that both made the news – as well as images from behind the headlines – which show the human race at work and play.

 

The images in the Getty Images Collection were originally sourced from the Hulton Archive which comprises over 300 separate collections; over 40 million negatives. This library of images was founded by Edward Hulton, the publisher of Picture Post which in turn revolutionized picture magazine publishing. The Hulton Archive was taken over by the BBC in 1957, which then added the collections from the Evening Standard and the Daily Express, providing images of British and international events and personalities.

 

The collection changed hands again in 1987; the Keystone Collection was added, which included image archives from Topical Press, Fox Photos and Central Press. This added to the wealth of images, portraiture, news and feature stories from the 1920s to the 1970s. Keystone also includes Three Lions which has images from US news and features from the 1900s to 1957. Since merging with a publishing firm, the company is now known as Getty Images.

 

This stunning collection of photographs encompasses both the public and private lives of the 20th Century and its personalities. Including both famous and relatively unknown images, this glimpse into the Getty Images archive provides an insight into renowned social documentary photography, street photography, and of course, celebrity imagery.

 

'Century' – the Getty Image Gallery Collection runs from the 21st – 18th March at Crane Kalman Brighton, Kensington Gardens, North Laine, Brighton.

EXHIBITION ARCHIVE

Christmas exhibition 2010

Michael Ormerod: States of America

The Foto8 Awards Show 2010

Dead Eagle Trail

European Fields

Two Tides

Human Endeavour

Cream12

Rock Archive: The 2010 Collection

Simon Roberts: Polar Nights

Millennium

Night & Day – A Journey Through Trees

Chiropoesis

The Foto8 Awards Show

Blue

samuel hicks: on the way

New Landscapes

Getty Images: Legends

Cream10

Rockarchive: 10th Anniversary Collection

Tim Flach: Equus II

FotoRAMBLAS

Jeff Divine: Surfing's Golden Age

Karine Laval: Leisure

Visions of America: Jeff Liao and Christoph Morlinghaus

Found: Denis Doran, Kevin Eason and Andy Hughes

Slim Aarons: High Society

Eclectica III

The Rockarchive Collection

Eastern European Poster Art

Hugh Holland: Angels

Mary McCartney: Off Pointe

Scenes of Sussex

Getty Images: Century

Things We Love

Eclectica II

Polly Borland: Carousel

Tim Flach: Equus

Cult Poster Art

Rob Carter: Travelling Still

Karine Laval: The Pool

New York, New York

Shadric Toop: 7 Days with Gerard

Eclectica

Exploitation Poster Art

Urban Landscapes

Joseph Szabo and Terry Richardson: Young Americans