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Rarely Seen: Photographs of the Extraordinary, Irving Arts Center

September 3, 2016 - February 11, 2017

| Free
Purple scorpionweed flowers in a desert wash. Utah, USA.

Please join us for a FREE guided tour by one of Irving Arts Center’s docents. Click here for specific tour information.

Shot by some of the world’s finest photographers, Rarely Seen features striking images of places, events, natural phenomena and man-made heirlooms seldom seen by human eyes. It’s all here: 30,000-year-old cave art sealed from the public; animals that are among the last of their species on Earth; and volcanic lightning; giant crystals that have grown to more than 50 tons. With an introduction by National Geographic photographer Stephen Alvarez, whose work has taken him from the Peruvian Andes to the deepest caves of Papua New Guinea, this exhibition captures once-in-a-lifetime moments, natural wonders, and little-seen objects from the far reaches of the globe.

Rarely Seen is produced and traveled by the National Geographic Society.

*Please note: A portion of this exhibition is accessible only by stairs.

Gallery Admission is FREE

Gallery Hours:
Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00-5:00 p.m.

 

 

Details

Start:
September 3, 2016
End:
February 11
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Irving Arts Center

Venue

Carpenter Lobby
3333 North MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75062 United States
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