Legends Online presents Jerry Uelsmann

In this latest edition of Legends Online, PDN and Kodak Professional present the work of Jerry Uelsmann, master of the photo montage and pioneer of photo manipulation in the darkroom. Uelsmann, who has been exploring, and pushing, the boundaries of the photographic medium for over 40 years, experiments with complex multiple prints, negative imagery and other techniques to convey his personal vision.


Jerry Uelsmann: Visual Poetry

The surreal, spiritual and thought-provoking images of Jerry Uelsmann, the master of photomontage, are anaylized and explored as we reveal the creative process and darkroom techniques of one of the world’s most acclaimed photographers. A film by Bill Suchy.


Interview with Jerry Uelsmann by Mauro Fiorese

Interview with Master of Photography Jerry Uelsmann by Mauro Fiorese for the exhibition “Meditation... Navigation: Jerry Uelsmann 1961–2006” at the beautiful Int’l Center of Photography Scaci Scaligeri in Verona, Italy.



Exhibition with Maggie Taylor at Pictura Gallery, Bloomington, IN

Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor at Lanoue Fine Art, Boston, MA

Jerry Uelsmann: A Retrospective at Scheinbaum & Russek, Santa Fe, NM

Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop at National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

The Mind’s Eye: 50 Years of Photographs by Jerry Uelsmann at the James A. Michener Museum, Doylestown, PA

Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor: Just Suppose at Valdosta State University Fine Arts Gallery, Valdosta, GA

Works included in Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY


This is Not Photography

Nashville Arts Magazine

JAN 1/2014

The visual world of photographers Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor is a lush dreamscape where reality is conflated and re-imagined in surprising and evocative ways.


Jerry Uelsmann is a ‘Florida Icon’

If I have an agenda, it’s to amaze myself.


Jerry Uelsmann & Maggie Taylor: This is not photography

OCT 2/2012

This documentary from explores both the technical and emotional aspects of Jerry’s and Maggie’s work, from the composition to the criticism, with insight from other preeminent voices in photography.


Faking It: Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor

Studio 360, PRI

NOV 16/2012

Radio Interview with Kurt Andersen on Studio 360, PRI. Jerry Uelsmann is a giant of surreal photomontage — in the 1960s, he was a leading figure in the new field of Pop photography. And he still works in that labor-intensive way.


Jerry’s Legacy—A Gala Fundraiser

College of Fine Arts at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

OCT 27/2012

Become a founding supporter of the Jerry Uelsmann Studio Art Scholarship. Your gift is greatly appreciated and will support the talented student-artists in the UF School of Art + Art History now and in the future.


It’s Not Photography

School of Visual Arts Theater, New York

OCT 27/2012

Screening of “It’s Not Photography” at the School of Visual Arts Theater, 333 W. 23rd Street, New York, Saturday, October 27th, 2012, 7–9 pm.


It’s Not Photography

Photo Plus East, New York

OCT 26/2012

Screening of “It’s Not Photography” at Photo Plus East, New York, Friday, October 26th, 2012, 6:30–8:30 pm with Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor, free to Photo Plus Expo show attendees

Sunday at the Met

Metropolitan Museum,
New York

OCT 14/2012

Discover the techniques used by photographers to doctor their images from the nineteenth century to the present day through presentations and a conversation with the exhibition curator. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop. Sunday, Oct 14, 2012 at the Metropolitan Museum in NY, 3–4:30 pm. Jerry will join a panel and give a presentation of his work.