Tag: Berenice Abbott

Berenice Abbott. Portraits of Modernity
18-06-2019 No Comments

Berenice Abbott. Portraits of Modernity

Berenice Abbott. Pioneer, modern, fearless provides a detailed look at the artistic journey of this American photographer(Springfield, Ohio, 1898 – Monson, Maine, 1991). Her body of work, some of the most captivating North American photography of the first half of the 20th century, acted as a bridge between the avant-garde of the old continent and the burgeoning artistic scene of the East Coast of the United […]

Constructing worlds
09-06-2015 No Comments

Constructing worlds

It assembles 250 works of 18 of the best international photographers of the history who, from the decade of 1930 to the present day, have changed the way of seeing the architecture and of thinking about the world in which we live. This exhibition is a part of the Official Section of the festival PHotoEspaña 2015. This sample of photography […]

Berenice Abbott, the portrayer of a changeable world
12-03-2012 27 Comments

Berenice Abbott, the portrayer of a changeable world

The incredible history of the American photographer Berenice Abbott allows several readings. Two of them, especially, offer very valuable information about funny paths encomiables of the human being: his skill to portray the reality with images and his aptitude to survive the penury and the unease without selling his soul to the devil. To go deeply into the second one […]