Monday, March 12, 2012

My France - André Kertész exhibition in Stockholm

Autoportrait, Paris, 1927.
Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication
/Médiathèque de l’architecture et du patrimoine
/ Dist Rmn © Donation André Kertész"

André Kertész grew up in Budapest and began to take photographs in 1912, initially of his family and friends and the Hungarian countryside. In 1925, he left for France, and it was in Paris that his photography developed and became groundbreaking.

The exhibition My France focuses on Kertész’s French period, 1925-1936, which is widely regarded as his finest.

Fotografiska, Stockholm
André Kertész
My France
16 March - 27 May 2012

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