Collection Artwork
NASA (Washington DC, established 1958)
Gemini XII Backup Crew Portrait
color photograph
Eugene Cernan (Chicago, Illinois, 1934 – 2017, Houston, Texas)
Gordon Cooper (Shawnee, Oklahoma, 1927 – 2004, Ventura, California)
image size: 8 x 10 1/8 in.
paper size: 8 x 10 5/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in the Gemini spacecraft at the Manned Spacecraft Center [now Johnson Space Center], Houston, Texas, United States, North America

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.