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Iconic contemporary photographer Steve McCurry has spent more than 30 years creating unforgettable images over six continents and numerous countries. His work spans conflicts, vanishing cultures, ancient traditions and today’s culture – yet always retains the human element that made his celebrated image of the Afghan Girl so powerful. Among his many prestigious honors are the Robert Capa Gold Medal and National Press Photographers Award.

Show Dates:

August 18 thru December 12, 2014


The Visual Arts Gallery is in the Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, located on the corner of 9th Avenue and Airport Boulevard, Building 15, Pensacola campus. Click here for directions.

Gallery Hours:

Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Fridays, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Saenger Theater Appearance:

The Stories Behind the Photographs

Wednesday, August 27, 6 – 8 p.m.
Formal Presentation: 6 p.m.


Saenger Theatre
118 South Palafox Place
Pensacola, FL 32502
For directions click here

Ticket Information:

VIP Tickets are $100 and can be purchased by calling 850-484-1847. Reserved seating tickets are $25 and can be purchased by calling 800-745-3000 or going to