Bruce Davidson

Nov 8, 2007 - Dec 15, 2007

Exhibition of the American photographer, with approximately 80 photographs belonging to three significant bodies of work: Brooklyn Gang, Subway, Central Park...

Brooklyn Gang, 1959 / © Bruce Davidson - Magnum Photos

All three subjects of the exhibition are linked to New York City, the photographer’s home. The first refers to the life of a “gang” of youngsters from a poor Brooklyn neighbourhood. Τhe second depicts life on the New York subway, and the third explores Central Park. Naturally this is not simply a random selection of three subjects from Bruce Davidson’s complete works. The three subjects emphasize his most noteworthy and distinctive virtues: consistency and change. The photographs on show in Athens are courtesy of the Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York. Platon Rivellis and Elisabeth Plessa curate the exhibition.

 

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Artist Bruce Davidson
Organizer Hellenic American Union
Venue Hellenic American Union Galleries
Start Date 08/11/2007
End Date 15/12/2007
Opening November 11, 2007, 20:30
Gallery Hours/Duration Monday - Friday: 12:00-21:00, Saturday: 10:30-14:30, closed on Sunday
Type Exhibition
Participants Platon Rivellis, Elizabeth Plessa, Howard Greenberg Gallery
Interpretation Provided: No
Registration Required: No
Reservation Required: No
Admission Fee Admission is free

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  • Nov 9, 2007
    Lecture by Bruce Davidson about his Artwork
    Portrait of Bruce Davidson © Anna Mia Davidson   Lecture in English by the renowned photographer, where he presents his artwork through a slide presentation of his most famous photographs. Discussion with the public follows...
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