Granddaughter of Ansel Adams to Speak at Texas Tech Museum

Sarah Adams will speak on her grandfather’s works.

WHAT: As part of the First Friday Art Trail, Sarah Adams, granddaughter of world-renowned nature photographer Ansel Adams, will speak at the Museum of Texas Tech University. She will share insights into her grandfather’s work.

The exhibit, “Ansel Adams, American Master: Selections from the David H. Arrington Collection,” is on display at the museum through Jan. 16. The photographs are on loan from Arrington, a Texas Tech alumnus and oil executive in Midland.

The event is open to the public, and admission is free.

WHEN: 7-8:30 p.m. Friday (Nov. 6)   

WHERE: Helen DeVitt Jones Sculpture Court, Museum of Texas Tech, 3301 4th St. 

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CONTACT: Jill Hoffman, Helen DeVitt Jones Curator of Education, Museum of Texas Tech University (806) 742-2442 or

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The Museum of Texas Tech University was established in 1929.

It consists of the main Museum building, the Moody Planetarium, the Natural Science Research Laboratory, the research and educational elements of the Lubbock Lake Landmark, and the Val Verde County research site.

The museum also offers masters degrees in Museum Science and Heritage Management and a wide variety of educational programs for the general public.