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Eliot Porter: Quiz


Question 1: He published books of photographs from Glen Canyon in Utah, Maine, Baja California, Galápagos Islands, ________, East Africa, and Iceland.
Atacama DesertKalahari DesertDesertAntarctica

Question 2: James Gleick’s book Chaos: Making a New Science (1987) caused Porter to reexamine his work in the context of ________.
Dynamical systemComplex systemsSystems theoryChaos theory

Question 3: Cultural studies included Mexico, Egypt, ________, Czechoslovakia, and ancient Greek sites.
Time in ChinaProvince (China)ChinaReligion in China

Question 4: Around 1930 he was introduced to Ansel Adams by a friend of the family and to ________ by his brother Fairfield Porter[2].
Armory ShowAlfred StieglitzCamera Work291 (Art Gallery)

Question 5: In 1938, Stieglitz showed Porter's work in his ________ gallery[4].
New York CityNew York metropolitan areaManhattanBrooklyn

Question 6: [3] Porter died in ________ in 1990 and bequeathed his personal archive to the Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth, Texas.
Phoenix, ArizonaColumbus, OhioSacramento, CaliforniaSanta Fe, New Mexico

Question 7: Published by the Sierra Club, the book featured Porter's color nature studies of the New England woods and quotes by ________[2].
AnarchismNoam ChomskyHenry David ThoreauIndividualist anarchism


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