Captured Live: 50 Years of Bay Area Dance Photography highlights dance images from key photographic collections from the Elyse Eng Dance Collection at the Museum of Performance + Design. Photographers currently represented include Katherine Kahrs, Chester Kessler, Henrietta McDowell, and Robert McLeod. Additional information about these collections is available on their respective collections pages, accessible through the "Browse Collections" link on the left. For more information, click here.
All images on this site are low-resolution JPEG files meant for reference use only.
Cataloging, digitization, and access of these collections is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts/Art Works and Grants For the Arts.
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