Jeffrey Milstein artwork acquired by The Scottish National Gallery
The Scottish National Gallery has acquired Jeffrey Milstein's 49 Commercial Jets for their permanent collection, and has selected it to feature in Planes, Trains and Automobiles, their current exhibition at The Scottish National Portrait Gallery. This is their first acquisition of work by the acclaimed American photographer.
49 Commercial Jets is a composite image that Milstein created in 2007. It consists of photographs of jets landing at the Los Angeles International Airport, which Milstein's favourite location for shooting aircrafts. This image is part of Milstein's acclaimed series, “Aircraft: The Jet as Art” that was exhibited in a year-long solo show at the National Air and Space Museum at the Smithsonian in Washington, DC from November 2011 – November 2012.
Click here to learn more about the exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. It runs until January 13, 2019.