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Joe Deal


Joseph Maurice Deal (August 12, 1947 – June 18, 2010) was an American photographer who specialized in depicting how the landscape was transformed by people.

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Deal settled in Los Angeles, California in 1976. According to GEH, Deal was the director of exhibitions at the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House, Rochester, New York from 1974-1975; Contemporary Photographers give dates as 1975-1976. He helped conceptualize and was included in the influential exhibition "New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-Altered Landscape" at George Eastman House in 1975.

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United States


Artist, educator, photographer, professor

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Joe Deal, Joseph M. Deal, Joseph Maurice Deal

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