HOURS: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm weekdays when university classes are in session.
LOCATION: Room 269 in the John Bragg College of Media and Entertainment Building (BRAGG) at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132
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OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH APPOINTMENT: Contact the curator to schedule a visit.
CURATOR: Associate Professor Jackie Heigle
The Baldwin Photographic Gallery provides access to inspiring photographic works for the students and faculty of Middle Tennessee State University as well as the general public. The Baldwin Photographic Gallery has a long tradition of exhibiting photographic works of national and international stature, and brings exhibiting artists to MTSU to conduct workshops and lectures.
The gallery was founded in 1964 by Professor Harold Baldwin. He served as curator of the gallery and Professor of Photography until his retirement in 1991. The gallery was formally named for Mr. Baldwin in 1996. Mr. Baldwin made a large gift in 2013 to build a new gallery space opening January 27, 2014.
Professor Baldwin also established a permanent gallery collection of prints of exhibiting artists. The Baldwin Collection includes the works of notable artists such as Ansel Adams, Minor White, and Jerry Uelsmann.
Professor of Photography, Tom Jimison served as curator of the Baldwin Photographic Gallery and Collection from 1991 to 2017.
Associate Professor of Photography, Jackie Heigle assumed curatorship of the Baldwin Photographic Gallery in 2017.