Museum Home Past Exhibitions All the Mighty World: The Photographs of Roger Fenton, 1852–1860

February 1–April 24, 2005 at the Getty Center


All events are free. For reservations and information, please call (310) 440-7300 or use the Make Reservation button below.


Traveling with Fenton
Gordon Baldwin, associate curator of photographs, J. Paul Getty Museum, discusses his travels—both physical and mental—in the course of creating the exhibition All the Mighty World, visiting collections where Roger Fenton's work can now be found, traveling to places where it was made, and thinking about how it came into being. Seating reservations are required.

Sunday, March 20, 4:00 p.m
Harold M. Williams Auditorium

Point-of-View Talks

Talks are held at 6:00 and 7:30 p.m. in the Museum galleries. Sign up at the Museum Information Desk beginning at 4:30 p.m.

Photographer Douglas Busch states, "I am interested in presenting reality more accurately than I can actually see it. On one level, my work is about a certain density. There is more to see than we can actually see." Hear what he has to say about Fenton's photographs.

Friday, April 1

Dinornis / Fenton

Curator's Gallery Talk

Gordon Baldwin, Associate Curator of Photographs, the J. Paul Getty Museum, leads a gallery talk on the exhibition. Reservations are not required. Meet in the Museum Entrance Hall.

Thursday, February 17, 2:00 p.m.
Museum Galleries