Museum of Contemporary Photography

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Museum of Contemporary Photography

The Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago is the world’s premier college art museum dedicated to photography.  As an international hub, the MoCP generate ideas and provoke dialogue among students, artists and diverse communities through groundbreaking exhibitions and programming.

The museum’s mission is to cultivate a deeper understanding of the artistic, cultural and political roles of photography in our world today. Founded in 1976 by Columbia College Chicago as the successor to the Chicago Center for Contemporary Photography, the Museum of Contemporary Photography began collecting in the early 1980s and has since grown its collection to include more than 14,800 objects by over 1,500 artists.

http://www.mocp.org/