All posts filed under “Photography

Marlene Dietrich: Dressed for the Image at Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, June 16 through April 15, 2018

“Marlene Dietrich: Dressed for the Image, the first major exhibition on the star in the United States,  opened at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery. The exhibition showcases the life and influence of the actress in more than 45 objects, including correspondence, film clips and photographs.… Read More

Raymond Depardon: Correspondance New-Yorkaise 2017 at The French Institute Alliance Française Gallery, May 12 – July 1, 2017

“Raymond Depardon revisits his landmark 1981 Correspondance New-Yorkaise in a special commission for the FIAF Gallery. New photos taken daily from May 1 through 11, 2017 were published in the Libération newspaper in France every day. They are displayed in the FIAF Gallery alongside his original 1980s series, creating… Read More

Down These Mean Streets: Community and Place in Urban Photography at Smithsonian American Art Museum, May 12 – August 6, 2017

“The American city underwent unprecedented transformations after World War II. As middle-class populations shifted to the suburbs and new highways cut through thriving neighborhoods, many cities began to experience economic and social disintegration, especially in Black, Latino, and working class communities. Down these Mean Streets:… Read More

Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form at James A. Michener Art Museum, March 18 – July 9, 2017

“Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form, a groundbreaking exhibition that features never-before-seen photographs by Charles Sheeler, one of America’s most celebrated modernists. Inspired by Sheeler’s portrait and fashion work for Condé Nast from 1926 to 1931, the multimedia show will feature a significant display… Read More