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  • Krannert Art Museum acquires Illinois alumnus Hal Fischer’s conceptual photographs

    Pioneering photographer and University of Illinois alumnus Hal Fischer documented the gay community in San Francisco in the 1970s. Krannert Art Museum recently acquired three portfolios of his work, one of which will be featured in a new long-term exhibition on contemporary art that is opening this fall.

    “A Salesman: Installation,” 1979 (printed 2018)

    Courtesy Krannert Art Museum


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  • Editor’s notes: For questions about Krannert Art Museum, contact Julia Nucci Kelly at To contact Amy Powell, email To contact Tim Dean, email To contact Terri Weissman, email