The National Parks are in partial shutdown. But America’s wilderness shines in a show at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston that reveals how human intervention has changed purple mountains’ majesty.
A plain glass vase, a few simple flowers. The photographer Abelardo Morell offers a paean to his feelings — and evokes a cavalcade of art heroes.
Abelardo Morell’s “Thoreau: 40 Journals in Chronological Order” will go on view on Tuesday.
Abelardo Morell decided he had to abandon street photography and turn the camera inward, making images that expose the “nature of normality,” now showcased in a traveling retrospective.