BONNIE & CLYDE: The End
September 9 – November 11, 2017
Saturday, September 9th From 5 – 8 PM
It was said that Bonnie & Clyde died as they lived, by the gun. On September 9, 2017, PDNB Gallery will be exhibiting for the first time, photographs of the infamous Texas criminals, Bonnie & Clyde. This exhibition highlights the deadly aftermath of a two-year manhunt for America’s most romanticized criminal couple. On May 23, 1934 a team with a Texas Ranger Captain at the lead brought justice and death to the dangerous sweethearts with 107 rounds of bullets on Highway 54 in Louisiana. Featured in the exhibit are photographs of the ambush aftermath : the get away car, Texas Ranger Captain, Frank Hamer, and a post mortem of the couple. Also included is an earlier photograph, “Bonnie & Clyde, Kissing & Embracing.”
Warning: Parental Discretion advised due to vivid imagery of the crime scene.
The exhibition will be on view from September 9 – November 11, 2017.
Opening reception will take place, Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 5 – 8 pm
Event is free and open to the public.
Image : Anonymous, Bonnie & Clyde, Kissing & Embracing, 1934, Courtesy of PDNB Gallery, Dallas, TX