Wednesday, 11 February 2009
RICHARD AVEDON AT FOAM
RICHARD AVEDON - Within the history of photography his ouvre (1923-2004) helped the development of fashion and potrait photography as we know it today. He made such an impact that even till this day fashion professionals and photographers are still influenced by him.
The exhibition is from 13 Februari 'till 13 May and will show over 200 of his best work in chronological order. From his first photograph in Italy 1946 to his last potraits, made shortly before his death, in 2004.
This exhibition (Richard Avedon: Photographs 1946 - 2004) will be shown in only 6 places over the world.
In Amsterdam it will be held at the Foam Gallery, go to www.foam.nl for further information.
There are several museums who have his potraits in their collections. Go to www.richardavedon.com for information.