Made in America 1900-1950. Photographs from the National Gallery of Canada

09 Dec 2011 - 01 Apr 2012

Composed of just over 100 photographs, this exhibition celebrates the exceptional contribution that American photographers made to the history of art in the 20th century. Made from 1900-1950, these photographs represent an extraordinary fertile period in photography’s evolution. It includes stunning works by Edward Steichen, Clarence White, Paul Strand, Walker Evans, Margaret Bourke-White, Dorothea Lange, Berenice Abbott, Lisette Model, Weegee and the members of New York’s Photo League.Organized by the National Gallery of Canada.


Barbara Morgan<br /><em>Martha Graham, Letter to the World, "Kick"</em>, 1940<br />printed c. 1945<br />Gelatin silver print, 38.6 x 48.2 cm<br />National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa.

Barbara Morgan
Martha Graham, Letter to the World, "Kick", 1940
printed c. 1945
Gelatin silver print, 38.6 x 48.2 cm
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa.