Everyday Epiphanies: Photography and Daily Life Since 1969

Since the birth of photography in 1839, artists have used the medium to explore subjects

close to home the quotidian, intimate, and overlooked aspects of everyday existence.

Everyday Epiphanies: Photography and Daily Life Since 1969, an exhibition of 40 works

at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, presents photographs and videos from the last four

decades that examine these ordinary moments. The exhibition features photographs by a

wide range of artists including John Baldessari, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Fischli & Weiss,

Jan Groover, Robert Gober, Nan Goldin, Elizabeth McAlpine, Gabriel Orozco, David

Salle, Robert Smithson, Stephen Shore, and William Wegman, as well as videos by

Martha Rosler, Ilene Segalove, Brandon Lattu, and Svetlana and Igor Kopytiansky.(Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Everyday Epiphanies

"Clovis, New Mexico" by Stephen Shore.

Everyday Epiphanies

"Buzzard" by Erica Baum.

Everyday Epiphanies

"Untitled" by Jean-Marc Bustamante.

Everyday Epiphanies

"Untitled" by Jan Groover.

Everyday Epiphanies

"Heart-Shaped Bruise" by Nan Goldin.

Everyday Epiphanies

"Empty Shoe Box" by Gabriel Orozco.

Everyday Epiphanies

"Untitled" by Carrie Mae Weems.