Bridging the Gap

December 22, 2010

By Conor Risch

© Jamey Stillings

An aerial view of the Hoover Dam, bypasss bridge, and Colorado River taken in June, 2009.

In late October, a massive, arched bridge that allows motorists crossing the border from Arizona to Nevada to bypass the Hoover Dam opened after eight years of work. A few days later, Jamey Stillings’ exhibition of photographs of the bridge’s construction opened at the Springs Preserve Cultural Center in Las Vegas, the first stop in what Stillings hopes will become...

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