Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

Six Bridges: The Making of a Modern Metropolis
  • Six Bridges: The Making of a Modern Metropolis
  • 30-Jan-1999 - 28-Mar-1999
  • Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Multimedia
Description

A photography exhibition documenting the career of leading 20th century bridge engineer Othmar H. Ammann (1879-1965) features the six bridges he built in and around New York City from 1927 to 1964: George Washington Bridge, Bayonne Bridge, Triborough Bridge, Bronx-Whitestone Bridge, Throgs Neck Bridge and the Verazzano-Narrows Bridge.