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.
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.