Museum Home Past Exhibitions Urban Panoramas: Opie, Liao, Kim

February 2–June 6, 2010 at the Getty Center


Three contemporary photographers apply a panoramic approach to explore a specific city. Each series reveals how multiple sensory experiences such as time and space can be collapsed into carefully composed images that interpret the essential character of an urban environment.

Hear the photographers discuss their work in the audio slideshows below.

Catherine Opie | Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao | Soo Kim

Catherine Opie, Los Angeles

Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao, New York

Soo Kim, Reykjavík, Iceland