April 2, 2022 – July 31, 2022
Opening on April 2, 2022, Danny Lyon: Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement will feature 57 photographs documenting the Civil Rights Movement by Danny Lyon, a giant of post-WWII documentary photography and film. The exhibition will include photographs made by Lyon as he traveled the South and Mid-Atlantic regions from 1963 to 1964 as the first staff photographer for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), a national group of college students who joined together after the first sit-in by four African American college students at a North Carolina lunch counter.
Danny Lyon: Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement is organized by art2art Circulating Exhibitions. Photos © Danny Lyon/Magnum Photos, Courtesy of Etherton Gallery AZ.